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Flashcards in Pathology of Circulatory Disorders Deck (4):
1

What are the two mechanisms in which the blood volume within organs are increased

Hyperaemia
Congestion

2

Hyperaemia is an _______ process that occurs in the ______

active, arteries

3

Congestion is a ______ process that occurs in ______

Passive, veins

4

Hyperaemia is ______ while Congestion is ______ (colours)

Bright red
Blue-red