• synonyms

intracranial hemorrhage


The escape of blood within the cranium due to the loss of integrity of vascular channels and frequently leading to formation of a hematoma.

Nearby words

intracoastal waterway, intracompany, intracorporeal, intracranial, intracranial cavity, intracranial hemorrhage, intracranial pressure, intractability, intractable, intracutaneous, intracutaneous reaction
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