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hemorrhagic disease of newborn in Medicine

hemorrhagic disease of newborn

n.
  1. A syndrome marked by spontaneous internal or external bleeding with hypoprothrombinemia and by markedly elevated bleeding and clotting times, usually occurring between the third and sixth day after birth.
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