hypervolaemia


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hy·per·vo·le·mi·a

(hī'pĕr-vol-ē'mē-ă)
Abnormally increased volume of blood.
Synonym(s): circulatory overload, plethora (1) , repletion (1) , hypervolaemia.
[hyper- + L. volumen, volume, + G. haima, blood]

hypervolaemia

An abnormal increase in the blood volume.

hypervolaemia

increase above normal of the circulating blood volume. Can occur in athletes in association with hyponatraemia, e.g. marathon runners who drink an excess of plain water.

hypervolaemia

abnormal increase in blood volume

hy·per·vo·le·mi·a

(hī'pĕr-vol-ē'mē-ă)
Abnormally increased volume of blood.
Synonym(s): circulatory overload, plethora (1) , repletion (1) , hypervolaemia.
[hyper- + L. volumen, volume, + G. haima, blood]