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

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“Rebleed.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/rebleed. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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