corpus hemorrhagicum

[hĕm′ə-răjĭ-kəm]

n.

A corpus luteum containing a blood clot that is gradually absorbed and replaced by clear fluid.

Nearby words

  1. corpus cavernosum,
  2. corpus christi,
  3. corpus christi bay,
  4. corpus delicti,
  5. corpus fimbriatum,
  6. corpus juris,
  7. corpus juris canonici,
  8. corpus juris civilis,
  9. corpus luteum,
  10. corpus luteum hormone


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