hematocele

noun
he·​ma·​to·​cele
variants: or chiefly British haematocele \ ˈhē-​mət-​ə-​ˌsēl How to pronounce haematocele (audio) , hi-​ˈmat-​ə-​ How to pronounce haematocele (audio) \

Medical Definition of hematocele

: a blood-filled cavity of the body also : the effusion of blood into a body cavity (as the scrotum)

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“Hematocele.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hematocele. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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