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Ch 08 S Terms

Acquiring Medical Language

ecchymosis large bruise
hematoma mass of blood within an organ, cavity, or tissue
hemophilia condition in which the blood doesn't clot, causing excessive bleeding
hemorrhage excessive blood loss
lymphadenopathy any disease of a lymph gland (node); used to refer to noticeably swollen nodes, especially in the neck
lymphedema swelling caused by abnormal accumulation of lymph
petechia small bruise
reperfusion injury injury to tissue that occurs after blood flow is restored
splenalgia pain in the spleen
splenodynia pain in the spleen
Created by: DarrinWan