anaphoresis


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical.

anaphoresis

[¦an·ə·fə′rē·səs]
(medicine)
Deficient functioning of sweat glands.
(physical chemistry)
Upon application of an electric field, the movement of positively charged colloidal particles or macromolecules suspended in a liquid toward the anode.
(physiology)
Movement of positively charged ions into tissues under the influence of an electric current.