cephalohematoma


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Noun1.cephalohematoma - a collection of blood under the scalp of a newborn; caused by pressure during birth
blood cyst, hematocyst, hemorrhagic cyst - a cyst containing blood
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This confirmed the suspected right parietal skull fracture and cephalohematoma.
The scalp tissues are examined for cephalohematoma and localized edema.
Patients were excluded from the study if findings showed septicemia, pulmonary disease, hypoxia/anoxia, other congenital anomalies, chromosomal anomalies, metabolic disease, cephalohematoma, ecchymosis, polycythemia, and systemic disease or any other disease that would cause free radicals to form.