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cerebral hemorrhage

noun Pathology.
  1. hemorrhage from a blood vessel into the cerebrum, often followed by neurologic damage; a type of stroke.
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Origin of cerebral hemorrhage

First recorded in 1870–75
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cerebral hemorrhage in Medicine

cerebral hemorrhage

  1. Bleeding into the substance of the cerebrum, usually in the internal capsule.encephalorrhagia hematencephalon
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