hypervolemia

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Noun1.hypervolemia - a blood disorder consisting of an increase in the volume of circulating blood
blood disease, blood disorder - a disease or disorder of the blood
hypovolaemia, hypovolemia - a blood disorder consisting of a decrease in the volume of circulating blood
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The excess fluid in the lymph vessels is eventually returned to the bloodstream.
Doctors will also remove the excess fluid in her daughter's spinal column and perform a bone marrow test.
A HOSPITAL patient died after his heart was penetrated during a procedure to remove excess fluid from his chest, an inquest has heard.
The company said that the alfapump System is one of the first real alternatives to large-volume paracentesis, a lengthy, invasive and painful procedure that can require weekly hospital visits for drainage of excess fluid.
The daughter was born with hydrocephalus and doctors had to implant a ventricular shunt in her body to drain excess fluid from the brain.
Peter Maynard, 56, had so much sodium in his blood he suffered excess fluid on the brain, an inquest was told.
It will also be used for draining excess fluid volume in case of flooding and inundation.
Champa was born with hydrocephalus, a condition which means excess fluid build up on her brain.
Doctors drained excess fluid from his lungs, known as a pleural effusion to enable him to breathe more easily.
Spokesman Mac Maharaj said Mr Mandela, the first black president of South Africa, had excess fluid on his lungs which had been drained.
After the 94-year-old anti-apartheid legend spent a third night in hospital, the presidency cited doctors as saying they had drained excess fluid from his lungs to tackle the infection.
He had developed a pleural effusion - excess fluid in the lungs.