hemopericardium

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

Medical Definition of hemopericardium

: blood in the pericardial cavity

called also hematopericardium

Learn More About hemopericardium

Dictionary Entries Near hemopericardium

hemoperfusion

hemopericardium

hemoperitoneum

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Hemopericardium.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hemopericardium. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!