hematometra

noun
he·​ma·​to·​me·​tra
variants: or chiefly British haematometra \ ˌhē-​mət-​ə-​ˈmē-​trə also ˌhem-​ət-​ How to pronounce haematometra (audio) \

Medical Definition of hematometra

: an accumulation of blood or menstrual fluid in the uterus

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“Hematometra.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hematometra. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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