re·​bleed | \ ˈrē-ˌblēd How to pronounce rebleed (audio) \
rebled\ -​ˌbled How to pronounce rebled (audio) \; rebleeding

Medical Definition of rebleed

1 : to bleed or hemorrhage again lesions that are likely to rebleed or need surgical intervention— Anne L. Davis et al repeat embolization may be successful in patients who rebleed— Michelle L. Wong et al
2 of a hemorrhage : to occur again intracorneal hemorrhages, like hyphemas, can rebleed— K. H. Baratz et al

Other Words from rebleed

rebleed noun

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“Rebleed.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/rebleed. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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