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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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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 ?
Cord hematomas can arise during pregnancy which can lead to fetal death [8], or may occur, more frequent, during labour giving rise to fetal distress and requiring immediate fetal delivery.
There are few reports of upper airway hematomas after anticoagulation following minor intraoral trauma.
Bui et al., "Incidence, morphology, angiographic findings, and outcomes of intramural hematomas after percutaneous coronary interventions: an intravascular ultrasound study," Circulation, vol.
Retropharyngeal hematomas are an uncommon yet potentially life threatening emergency due the proximity to the upper airway.
MRI is considered the gold standard in the evaluation of sSDHs as it is capable of visualizing spinal hematomas as well as other spinal cord pathologies.
Neurosurgeons quite frequently deal with chronic subdural hematomas.10,11 Acute hematomas are typically preceded by severe trauma, chronic collections often herald minor trauma or non-traumatic causes.5,12 CSDH is an encapsulated collection of blood and fluid on the surface of the brain following an intracranial hemorrhage,5,12 where low pressure venous hemorrhage from bridge vein strips the arachnoid from dura.
Spinal hematomas are very rare and rapidly progressive disorders that cause permanent neurologic damage and death if not diagnosed and treated early.
Endoscopy showed parietal D2 hematoma. An abdominal CT scan showed multiple small bowel hematomas, including one at the second portion of the duodenum; the pancreas size was increased with infiltration of peripancreatic fat without glandular necrosis.
Subdural hematomas are the most commonly seen intracranial hemorrhages; however, subdural hematoma cases caused by ITP are rarely seen.
The severity of hematomas may necessitate blood transfusion or urgent intervention including renal embolization or even nephrectomy.