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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
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Noun1.haematoma - a localized swelling filled with blood
intumescence, intumescency - swelling up with blood or other fluids (as with congestion)
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Translations

haematoma

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

, (US) hematoma
n pl <-mas or -mata> → Hämatom nt (spec), → Bluterguss m
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References in periodicals archive ?
* Larger haematomas result in more profound and longer-lasting alterations in adjacent brain parenchyma, attributed in part to mass effect and focal oedema.
The most common presentations are intracerebral haematoma (ICH) and acute or chronic subdural haematomas.
Chronic subdural haematomas: a comparative study of an enlarged single burr hole versus double burr hole drainage.
These haematomas will occur very quickly, often within minutes of the vessel being ruptured.
If diagnosed early and managed promptly, the prognosis will be good, and the haematomas may resolve completely.
This injury can have various manifestations from innocuous small edge dissections to intramural haematomas. The latter form is defined as blood accumulation in the medial space with displacement of the internal elastic membrane inward and the external elastic membrane outward with or without identifiable entry or exit point [4].
Friese et al., "Spinal subdural and epidural haematomas: diagnostic and therapeutic aspects in acute and subacute cases," Acta Neurochir (Wien), vol.
Most haematomas resolve spontaneously, so conservative management is often appropriate except in the presence of airway compromise or compression symptoms, when surgical treatment should be considered [1, 3].
case Review: Postpartum vulvo-vaginal haematomas and options of management.
Spontaneous oesophageal haematomas (SOH) are very rare and usually result in the separation of the mucosal layer from the underlying muscle [4].
Murillo-Cabezas, "The Infrascanner, a handheld device for screening in situ for the presence of brain haematomas," Brain Injury, vol.