bleb(redirected from pulmonary bleb)
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Related to pulmonary bleb: subcutaneous emphysema
1. A small blister or pustule.
2. An air bubble.
[Probably alteration of blob.]
1. (Pathology) a fluid-filled blister on the skin
2. a small air bubble
[C17: variant of blob]
1. a blister or vesicle.
2. a bubble.
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|Noun||1.||bleb - (pathology) an elevation of the skin filled with serous fluid|
vesicle, cyst - a small anatomically normal sac or bladderlike structure (especially one containing fluid)
pathology - the branch of medical science that studies the causes and nature and effects of diseases
water blister - blister containing a nonpurulent clear watery content
blood blister - blister containing blood or bloody serum usually caused by an injury
pustule - a small inflamed elevation of skin containing pus; a blister filled with pus