in·​tra·​ce·​re·​bral | \ ˈin-trə-sə-ˈrē-brəl How to pronounce intracerebral (audio) , -ˈser-ə-, ˈin-(ˌ)trä- How to pronounce intracerebral (audio) \

Definition of intracerebral

: situated or occurring within or introduced or administered into the cerebrum intracerebral injections intracerebral bleeding

Other Words from intracerebral

intracerebrally \ ˈin-​trə-​sə-​ˈrē-​brə-​lē How to pronounce intracerebral (audio) , ˈin-​(ˌ)trä-​ \ adverb

Examples of intracerebral in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Furthermore, it was uncovered that while Peterson was living in Germany, a family friend died from an intracerebral hemorrhage that led them to fall down a flight of stairs. Nick Romano,, 31 Mar. 2021 Other ailments diagnosed included intracerebral hemorrhages, dementia-like symptoms, and inflammation of the brain known as encephalitis. David Hogberg, Washington Examiner, 21 Jan. 2021 Suspecting an intracerebral hemorrhage and knowing the ER was no longer functioning, the paramedics who had arrived at Findley’s home called for air transport before leaving. NBC News, 19 Aug. 2019 Earlier, Hamill got emotional discussing his longtime friend and co-star, whose mother, screen legend Debbie Reynolds, died one day after Fisher from an intracerebral hemorrhage caused by high blood pressure at age 84. Patrick Ryan, USA TODAY, 8 Oct. 2017 The cause was an intracerebral hemorrhage, said a son, Jeremy Levin. Staff Reports, Washington Post, 23 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of intracerebral

1881, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of intracerebral was in 1881

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in·​tra·​ce·​re·​bral | \ -sə-ˈrē-brəl How to pronounce intracerebral (audio) , -ˈser-ə- How to pronounce intracerebral (audio) \

Medical Definition of intracerebral

: situated within, occurring within, or administered by entering the cerebrum intracerebral bleeding

Other Words from intracerebral

intracerebrally \ -​brə-​lē How to pronounce intracerebral (audio) \ adverb


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