verb (used without object), hem·or·rhaged, hem·or·rhag·ing.
verb (used with object), hem·or·rhaged, hem·or·rhag·ing.
- hemorrhagic ascites,
- hemorrhagic colitis,
- hemorrhagic cyst,
- hemorrhagic disease of newborn
Origin of hemorrhage
Examples from the Web for hemorrhagic
The only thing more terrifying than the spread of Ebola is when the hemorrhagic fever spreads to pregnant women.The Only Thing More Terrifying Than Ebola Is Being Pregnant With Ebola|Kent Sepkowitz, Abby Haglage|October 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 1991, before he was pope, he suffered a hemorrhagic stroke that briefly affected his eyesight.
Because an autopsy disclosed multiple internal hemorrhages, the cause of death was tentatively listed as “hemorrhagic bronchitis.”
Its walls were much congested and full of hemorrhagic points.Barium, A Cause of the Loco-Weed Disease|Albert Cornelius Crawford
Hemorrhagic lesions, isolated or confluent, are seen also in severe forms of variola, not of the two types described above.
Of these, hemorrhagic infarctions are by far the most common and present the familiar appearances.
There is an infectious disease of geese which sometimes causes trouble known as goose septicemia or hemorrhagic septicemia.Ducks and Geese|Harry M. Lamon
Hemorrhagic variola occurs, without question, in different types.
by 1882, from hemorrhage (n.). Related: Hemorrhaged; hemorrhaging.
Slang in Reports: B.I.D. for "Brought in Dead" and "Dotty" are, [Mr. Sidney Holland of London Hospital] considers, permissible expressions, but he draws the line at "fitting" and "hæmorrhaging." Only such terms, he says, should be used as outside doctors will understand. We would say that on a point of such odiously bad taste he might have been much more severe. [Lavinia L. Dock, "The American Journal of Nursing," 1906]
c.1400, emorosogie (modern form by 17c.), from Latin haemorrhagia, from Greek haimorrhagia, from haimorrhages "bleeding violently," from haima "blood" (see -emia) + rhage "a breaking," from rhegnynai "to break, burst." Related: Hemorrhagic.