haematoma


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haematoma

(ˌhiːməˈtəʊmə; ˌhɛm-) or

hematoma

n, pl -mas or -mata (-mətə)
(Pathology) pathol a tumour of clotted or partially clotted blood
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.haematoma - a localized swelling filled with blood
intumescence, intumescency - swelling up with blood or other fluids (as with congestion)
Translations

haematoma

hematoma (US) [ˌhiːməˈtəʊmə] N (haematomas or haematomata (pl)) [ˌhiməˈtəʊmətə]hematoma m

haematoma

, (US) hematoma
n pl <-mas or -mata> → Hämatom nt (spec), → Bluterguss m
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I fractured the C7 vertebra, and between C5 and C6 I had a haematoma which, in turn, was pushing a disc on to my spinal cord, which was affecting the nerves down my left arm," said Siddall, 32.
There was no bleeding or haematoma of the femoral puncture site.
Acute subdural haematoma in the conscious patient: Outcome with initial non-operative management.
There was a haematoma adjacent to the left trigone which was hyperintense on T1 (Fig.
Consultant pathologist Dr Jan Lowe said Mrs Dabrowski died as the result of an acute subdural haematoma resulting from a fall.
Can spontaneous spinal epidural haematoma be managed safely without operation?
A subsequent MRI scan at age four weeks showed complete resolution of the haematoma in all babies.
A THIS is probably an aural haematoma, the most common injury to a dog's earflap.
Rectus sheath haematoma is an unusual but well-described clinical entity.