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hemopericardium

hemopericardium in Medicine

hemopericardium he·mo·per·i·car·di·um (hē'mō-pěr'ĭ-kär'dē-əm)
n.
Blood in the pericardial sac.

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  • One such case seen only at autopsy had a rupture of the aorta just above the sinus of Valsalva and died of hemopericardium.

    Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension: Louis Marshall Warfield
  • Hmothorax and hemopericardium occur, especially associated with local inflammatory processes of tuberculous nature.

    Scurvy Past and Present Alfred Fabian Hess

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