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(ˌhaɪpərˈiːmɪə) or


(Pathology) pathol an excessive amount of blood in an organ or part
ˌhyperˈaemic, ˌhyperˈemic adj

hyperemia, hyperaemia

a congestion of the blood, occurring in any part of the body. — hyperemic, hyperaemic, adj.
See also: Blood and Blood Vessels
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hyperaemia - increased blood in an organ or other body part
congestion - excessive accumulation of blood or other fluid in a body part
engorgement - congestion with blood; "engorgement of the breast"
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Tracheal and bronchial mucosa was hyperaemic and the airways contained traces of white soft porridge.
On day 7 of febrile neutropenia, physical examination revealed a hyperaemic, tender, irritable and non-fluctuating lesion in the perianal region, which was seen as cellulitis.
Kidneys were swollen and hyperaemic. Liver was pale and revealed pin point hemorrhages.
Gastroscopy demonstrated mosaic gastric mucosa, non-uniform hyperaemic mucosa in the duodenal bulb and some blenching with hypertrophic folds and thickened villi in the outside bulbar region (Figure 1).
The patient's fundus examination showed bilateral hyperaemic discs and a mildly swollen left disc (Figure 1).
On examination, the right eye conjunctiva was hyperaemic with presence of active papillae over the eyelids.
The tumour was fleshy and hyperaemic. The cord structures were ligated at deep inguinal ring and a high orchidectomy was carried out.
Safety and efficacy of a novel hyperaemic agent, intracoronary nicorandil, for invasive physiological assessments in the cardiac catheterization laboratory.
This prompted the suggestion that the muscle hyperaemic response was more constrained in DM and unrelated to the CO response [21].