Glossary V

Vasocongestion refers to the movement of blood flow into the genitals resulting in a variety of responses including erection in men and lubrication in women

VDT acronym for Video Display Terminal. A computer monitor may also be called a Video Display Terminal.

Deutsch: Vegetarische Ernährung / Español: Dieta Vegetariana / Português: Dieta Vegetariana / Français: Régime Végétarien / Italian: Dieta Vegetariana

Vegetarian diet in the psychology context refers to a dietary choice where individuals abstain from consuming meat and, often, other animal products. This choice can have various psychological implications and motivations, including ethical beliefs, health considerations, environmental concerns, and cultural influences.

Vegetative features refer to bodily symptoms often seen in conjunction with mood disorders, that includes insomnia, poor appetite, and low energy.

Venereal wart refers to wart-like growth on the genitals. Venereal wart is confined primarily to the moist skin of the genitals.

Venlafaxine refers to an antidepressant available in the United States under the trade name of Effexor or Effexor XR. Venlafaxine is used to treat depression and generalized anxiety disorder. It has also been used to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder and irritable bowel syndrome.

The Ventilation is the movement of air into or out of the lungs (e.g., pulmonary or alveolar ventilation). You can call it "external respiration", too.

The ventilatory threshold (Tvent) is the "breakpoint'' at which pulmonary ventilation and carbon dioxide output begin to increase exponentially during an incremental exercise test.