hematoma

noun he·ma·to·ma \ ˌhē-mə-ˈtō-mə \
Updated on: 12 Dec 2017

Definition of hematoma

plural hematomas also -mata play \ˌhē-mə-ˈtō-mə-tə\
: a mass of usually clotted blood that forms in a tissue, organ, or body space as a result of a broken blood vessel

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Origin and Etymology of hematoma

New Latin


Medical Dictionary

hematoma

noun he·ma·to·ma
variants: or chiefly British haematoma play \-ˈtō-mə\

medical Definition of hematoma

plural hematomas also -mata play \-mət-ə\
: a mass of usually clotted blood that forms in a tissue, organ, or body space as a result of a broken blood vessel


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