haematoma


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Related to haematoma: Subdural haematoma, Subungual haematoma, Extradural Haematoma, Subungual hæmatoma

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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A CT scan revealed a subdural haematoma - bleeding into the space between the fibrous membrane that covers the brain and the brain itself.
From your description, the condition is suggestive of an ear haematoma, which is a fluid-filled swelling that develops on the ear flaps of dogs.
A hematoma or haematoma, is a localized collection of blood outside the blood vessels,usually in liquid form within the tissue.
A CT scan was performed and a subdural haematoma was found resulting in Mr Evans being transferred to University Hospital of Wales promptly to undergo neurosurgery.
Major dilemmas are whether preoperative diagnostic studies should precede surgery and whether obliteration of the aneurysm should be performed during haematoma evacuation or as a separate delayed intervention after resuscitation.
Professor Stephan Chabardes, the neurosurgeon who operated on Schumacher, said he had been admitted suffering from intracranial haematoma - blood clots - bruising and swelling of the brain.
Sonography of the abdomen showed an echo-inhomogeneous haematoma below the right liver lobe (13x7 cm) and fluid collection below the right diaphragm (7x4 cm).
Despite this finding however, there is a scarcity of literature describing the presence of chronic subdural haematoma (cSDH) associated with dural metastasis, malignant invasion of the subdural membranes and concurrent DIC.
RAUF Denktash, the former Turkish Cypriot leader, is having surgery today to remove a haematoma in his brain, according to the Turkish Cypriot press.