Are you a medical student or working in related fields? Or just a curious person by nature? Then our collection of common medical terms and concepts can help you better understand this fascinating side of science and art. The... necronomicon of medicine.

  • Rubor [ physiology ]

    "Rubor" is one of the 5 classic (Celsian) symptoms of inflammation. It is defined as redness of the affected area. The other 4 terms used to characterize an inflammation are "calor", "dolor", "tumor","functio laesa".