hematomyelia

[ hē′mə-tō-mī-ēlē-ə, hĭ-măt′ə- ]

n.

Hemorrhage into the substance of the spinal cord, usually caused by trauma.hematorrhachis interna myelapoplexy myelorrhagia

Nearby words

  1. hematolysis,
  2. hematoma,
  3. hematometra,
  4. hematometry,
  5. hematomphalocele,
  6. hematomyelopore,
  7. hematopathology,
  8. hematophagous,
  9. hematophyte,
  10. hematoplastic


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