hematidrosis

noun
he·​ma·​ti·​dro·​sis
variants: or chiefly British haematidrosis \ ˌhē-​mət-​ə-​ˈdrō-​səs also ˌhem-​ət-​ How to pronounce haematidrosis (audio) \

Medical Definition of hematidrosis

: the excretion through the skin of blood or blood pigments

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“Hematidrosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hematidrosis. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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