hemopericardium

noun
he·​mo·​peri·​car·​di·​um
variants: or chiefly British haemopericardium \ -​ˌper-​ə-​ˈkärd-​ē-​əm How to pronounce haemopericardium (audio) \
plural hemopericardia\ -​ē-​ə How to pronounce hemopericardia (audio) \

Medical Definition of hemopericardium

: blood in the pericardial cavity

called also hematopericardium

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“Hemopericardium.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hemopericardium. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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