metrorrhagia

noun me·tror·rha·gia \ ˌmē-trə-ˈrā-j(ē-)ə , -ˈrā-zhə ; -ˈrä-jə , -zhə \

Definition of metrorrhagia

: irregular uterine bleeding especially between menstrual periods

Origin and Etymology of metrorrhagia

New Latin, from metro- womb (from Greek mētra, from mētr-, mētēr mother) + -rrhagia — more at mother


Medical Dictionary

metrorrhagia

noun me·tror·rha·gia \ ˌmē-trə-ˈrā-j(ē-)ə , -ˈrā-zhə; -ˈräj-ə , -ˈräzh- \

medical Definition of metrorrhagia

: irregular uterine bleeding especially between menstrual periods — compare menorrhagia

metrorrhagic

play \-ˈraj-ik\ adjective

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