5 Cardinal Signs of Inflammation

Redness (Rubor) and Heat (Calor) – Due to vasodilatation and increase rate of blood flow to the micro circulation

Swelling (Tumor) – due to vascular permeability that is increase and plasma fluids that will leak into the injured tissue

Pain (Dolor)
– brought about by the pressure of fluids or swelling through the nerve endings.

Loss of function/ movement – brought by the swelling and pain.

2 comments:

Thanks for this very helpful information. Been looking for this one and I found your blog. It's very interesting since we are on the same line.. More power!

-. Thankx For The Help iHad Four Jus Was Miasing One

Twitter Delicious Facebook Digg Stumbleupon Favorites More