haemophiliac


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haemophiliac

(ˌhiːməʊˈfɪlɪˌæk; ˌhɛm-) or

hemophiliac

n
(Pathology) a person having haemophilia. Nontechnical name: bleeder Also called: haemophile
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.haemophiliac - someone who has hemophilia and is subject to uncontrollable bleedinghaemophiliac - someone who has hemophilia and is subject to uncontrollable bleeding
diseased person, sick person, sufferer - a person suffering from an illness
Translations

haemophiliac

hemophiliac (US) [ˌhiːməʊˈfɪlɪæk]
A. ADJhemofílico
B. Nhemofílico/a m/f

haemophiliac

[ˌhiːməˈfɪliæk] hemophiliac (US) nhémophile mf

haemophiliac

, (US) hemophiliac
nBluter m

haemophiliac

hemophiliac (Am) [ˌhiːməʊˈfɪlɪæk] nemofiliaco/a
References in periodicals archive ?
Carol, from Newcastle, has spent more than two decades campaigning for justice after losing her haemophiliac husband Peter Longstaff in 2005 to HIV and hepatitis C contracted from infected NHS blood products in the 1970s and 1980s.
Saghir Ahmed has urged the private institutions, treating thalassemic and haemophiliac, to help develop a registry of such patients.
But no, you just had to be a haemophiliac or even a normal person unlucky to have a transfusion.
Swanepoel is the first haemophiliac to undergo an organ transplant in South Africa.
Haemophiliac Andrew March was nine when he was injected with tainted blood at Coventry and Warwickshire Hospital.
Unfortunately by that time, 70-80 per cent of haemophiliac patients had almost certainly been exposed to HIV.
A haemophiliac, he was exposed to contaminated blood more than 20 years ago and has HIV and hepatitis C.
A HAEMOPHILIAC patient is considering legal action after being told he may be at risk of the human form of mad cow disease.
A HAEMOPHILIAC who contracted HIV from infected blood last night welcomed a probe into the scandal but added: 'It's too little, too late.
As a haemophiliac, Pete has internal bleeding into the joints of his elbows, ankles and knees, causing terrible pain.
Haemophiliac Philip Dolan, convener of the Scottish Infected Blood Forum, fears the report won't bring victims or the families of those who died closure.