hematoma

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he·ma·to·ma

 (hē′mə-tō′mə)
n. pl. he·ma·to·mas or he·ma·to·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A localized swelling filled with blood resulting from a break in a blood vessel.

he•ma•to•ma

(ˌhi məˈtoʊ mə)

n., pl. -mas, -ma•ta (-mə tə)
a circumscribed collection of blood, usu. clotted, in a tissue or organ, caused by a break in a blood vessel.
[1840–50; < Greek haimat-, s. of haîma blood + -oma]

he·ma·to·ma

(hē′mə-tō′mə)
The abnormal buildup of blood in an organ or other tissue of the body, caused by a break in a blood vessel. A bruise is a type of hematoma.

hematoma

A blood-filled swelling.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hematoma - a localized swelling filled with blood
intumescence, intumescency - swelling up with blood or other fluids (as with congestion)
Translations

he·ma·to·ma

n. hematoma, hinchazón por sangre coleccionada fuera de un vaso; pop. chichón;
pelvic ______ pélvico;
subdural ___derrame subdural.

hematoma

n hematoma m; subdural — hematoma subdural
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The factors determining mortality in SAH patients include severe neurologic presentation, advanced age, the large size of aneurysm, and the presence of intraparenchymal hemotoma in the first 24 hours (9, 10).
Intramural dissection and/or hemotoma can be considered an intermediate form of injury between a Mallory-Weiss tear and transmural perforation.
During 30 days of observation following percutaneous deployment of the device in large animal studies, subjects showed no bleeding complications, ambulated normally, and were free from infection, swelling, and hemotoma.