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Search Results for: extravasation

Extravasation cyst

Extravasation cyst An obsolete term for haemorrhagic... Read More

Extravasation

Extravasation (Science: physiology) a discharge or escape, as of blood, from a vessel into the tissues. Origin: L. Vas =... Read More

Variola haemorrhagica

variola haemorrhagica --> haemorrhagic smallpox A severe and frequently fatal form of smallpox accompanied by extravasation... Read More

Blushes

Blush 1. A sudden and brief redness of the face and neck due to emotion. 2. In angiography, used metaphorically to describe... Read More

Boxers ear

Boxers ear --> cauliflower ear Thickening and induration of the ear with distortion of contours following extravasation of... Read More

Painful-bruising syndrome

painful-bruising syndrome (Science: syndrome) An intense inflammatory reaction to slight extravasation of blood, due to an... Read More

Planuria

planuria 1. Extravasation of urine. 2. The voiding of urine from an abnormal opening. Origin: G. Planos, wandering, - ouron,... Read More

Vibices

vibices (Science: medicine) More or less extensive patches of subcutaneous extravasation of blood. Origin: L, pl. Of vibex,... Read More

Ecchymosis

Definition noun, plural: ecchymoses (1) An effusion of blood underneath the skin due to ruptured blood vessel (2) A... Read More

Battles sign

Definition noun A bruise over or near the mastoid process (behind the ear) due to extravasation of blood as an indication... Read More

Couvelaire uterus

Couvelaire uterus extravasation of blood into the uterine musculature and beneath the uterine peritoneum in association with... Read More

Fulminating smallpox

Fulminating smallpox --> haemorrhagic smallpox a severe and frequently fatal form of smallpox accompanied by extravasation... Read More

Brain contusion

Brain contusion a head injury of sufficient force to bruise the brain. The bruising of the brain will often involve the... Read More

Mastoid ecchymosis

Definition noun An ecchymosis over or near the mastoid process (behind the ear) due to extravasation of blood as an... Read More

Fibrinous exudate

Definition noun A type of exudate consisting largely of fibrinogen and fibrin Supplement Tissue injuries such as wounds and... Read More