hemodynamics

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noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction he·mo·dy·nam·ics \ˌhē-mō-dī-ˈna-miks, -də-\

Definition of hemodynamics

  1. 1 :  a branch of physiology that deals with the circulation of the blood

  2. 2 :  the forces or mechanisms involved in circulation

Circa 1857

First Known Use of hemodynamics

circa 1857


Medical Dictionary

hemodynamics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction he·mo·dy·nam·ics
variants: or chiefly British

haemodynamics

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Medical Definition of hemodynamics

  1. 1:  a branch of physiology that deals with the circulation of the blood

  2. 2a:  the forces or mechanisms involved in circulation (as of a particular body part) renal hemodynamicsb:  hemodynamic effect (as of a drug)


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