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Hyperemia Summary

Description: The presence of an increased amount of blood in a body part or an organ leading to congestion or engorgement of blood vessels. Hyperemia can be due to increase of blood flow into the area (active or arterial), or due to obstruction of outflow of blood from the area (passive or venous).

Also Known As: Active Hyperemia; Arterial Hyperemia; Passive Hyperemia; Reactive Hyperemia; Venous Congestion Show All >>

Networked: 3843 relevant articles (193 outcomes, 328 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Hyperemia

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Adenosine : 13 outcomes 47 studies in 426 results : FDA 19 Generic
  2. Oxygen : 10 outcomes 10 studies in 164 results : IBA
  3. Malondialdehyde (Propanedial) : 8 outcomes 1 study in 11 results : IBA
  4. bimatoprost (Lumigan) : 6 outcomes 9 studies in 65 results : FDA 3
  5. Indomethacin (Indometacin) : 6 outcomes 2 studies in 56 results : FDA 56 Generic
  6. Lipoproteins (Lipoprotein) : 6 outcomes 2 studies in 12 results : IBA
  7. latanoprost (Xalatan) : 5 outcomes 8 studies in 74 results : FDA 3
  8. Fibrinogen (Factor I) : 5 outcomes in 11 results : FDA 1
  9. Simvastatin (Zocor) : 5 outcomes in 9 results : FDA 20 Generic
  10. Nitroglycerin (Dynamite) : 4 outcomes 6 studies in 182 results : FDA 53 Generic
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Diseases Related to Hyperemia

  1. Pruritus (Itching)
  2. Inflammation
  3. Ischemia
  4. Edema
  5. Portal Hypertension
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Key Therapies for Hyperemia

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  1. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 4 outcomes in 37 results
  2. Lasers (Laser) : 3 outcomes 21 studies in 175 results
  3. Transplants (Transplant) : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 94 results
  4. Microspheres (Microsphere) : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 46 results
  5. Leeching : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 36 results
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