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what is hematoma

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See below: Heamtoma is the term for bleeding into tissues. Heparin prevents blood from clotting which is essential for stopping bleeding. If heparin is injected ... Read More

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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Bruise or blood : Collection outstde blood vessels. Can be a collection located between cells of deeper layers of skin, a bruise. Or a collection of blood either liquid ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
A collection of: Blood from injury or other reasons. Depend on the reason of that hematoma sometimes could serious.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Sucher
26 years experience Trauma Surgery
Blood collection: A hematoma is simply a collection of blood contained by tissue. This can be seen at incision sites where small amount of bleeding occurs and collects ... Read More
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A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
29 years experience Rheumatology
Hematoma: Is a collection of blood that arise from injury to a blood vessel, an it collects in a body area. If outside, the ruptured area will bleed, if intern ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
35 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Coagulated blood: Heparin in the muscle or anywhere reduces your ability to clot so you bleed easier and longer than normal. If you are on Heparin an have a trauma to t ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yale Kanter
61 years experience Ophthalmology
Hematoma: A subdermal hematoma is a hematoma under the skin, a subdural hematoma is a hemorrhage under the dura mater covering of the brain. Both are usuall ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Cerebral Hematoma: Blood clot in the brain following rupture of vessel in brain or between skull & brain.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Bleed after surgery: Hematoma is a collection of blood. Means that nephrectomy patient either continued to or started to bleed after kidney removal surgery. Can be dangero ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Felix Brizuela
32 years experience Neurology
Rupture of vessel: Blood clot on the surface of the brain caused by rupture of vein. Rupture of an artery on the surface would cause epidural bleed.
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