hemorrhagic

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj hemorrhagic of or relating to a hemorrhage
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Hemorrhagic Pertaining or tending to a flux of blood; consisting in, or accompanied by, hemorrhage.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • hemorrhagic Of, pertaining to, or exhibiting hemorrhage.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. a"imorragiko`s: cf. F. hémorrhagique,

Usage

In literature:

For example, early in 1832 he broke a blood-vessel in the stomach and lost much blood by the hemorrhage.
"George Muller of Bristol" by Arthur T. Pierson
Injections of alum solution from a small syringe into the nose will often stop hemorrhage.
"One Thousand Secrets of Wise and Rich Men Revealed" by C. A. Bogardus
I was much struck many years ago by a case of post partum hemorrhage which was so severe that convulsions set in.
"Alcohol: A Dangerous and Unnecessary Medicine, How and Why" by Martha M. Allen
Dick's afraid he'll start a hemorrhage if he moves around much.
"The Boy Ranchers on Roaring River" by Willard F. Baker
It is of great importance for the layman to know that a hemorrhage rarely leads to inevitable death.
"Prof. Koch's Method to Cure Tuberculosis Popularly Treated" by Max Birnbaum
The slight hemorrhage from the strain to my weak lungs had ceased.
"Desert Dust" by Edwin L. Sabin
And now, sir, you must not allow this slight hemorrhage to depress you.
"Macaria" by Augusta Jane Evans Wilson
In one case it followed abortion, attended with profuse hemorrhage, and produced, not by disease, but by an accident.
"North American Medical and Surgical Journal, Vol. 2, No. 3, July, 1826" by Various
Demonstrate treatment of wound of the neck with severe arterial hemorrhage.
"Boy Scouts Handbook" by Boy Scouts of America
But the hemorrhage had almost ceased and the wounded man's heart was still beating faintly.
"The Vagrant Duke" by George Gibbs
The shock and the internal hemorrhage were doing their work fast.
"The Shepherd of the North" by Richard Aumerle Maher
Another method of checking hemorrhage is called torsion.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
There has been a hemorrhage, and the ball has come with it.
"Waldfried" by Berthold Auerbach
Greece, wounded to the death, had flooded Rome with the hemorrhages of her expiring art.
"Historia Amoris: A History of Love, Ancient and Modern" by Edgar Saltus
The father's hemorrhages were more frequent.
"Neighbors" by Jacob A. Riis
The communication, if any, between this and the larger hemorrhagic mass could not be made out.
"The Life and Public Services of James A. Garfield" by Emma Elizabeth Brown
Lafe did not think that the lung had been pierced or that there was internal hemorrhage.
"The Sheriff of Badger" by George B. Pattullo
Vance looked over and saw Yuri Andreevich Androv's bandaged arm lying limp on the sidestick, lightly hemorrhaging.
"Project Daedalus" by Thomas Hoover
The galleon's decks were a hemorrhage of the wounded and dying.
"The Moghul" by Thomas Hoover
Have a hemorrhage one day, scare everybody to death, and go back to his trick the next.
"Held for Orders" by Frank H. Spearman
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In poetry:

High over Broadway
A far-flung sign
Glitters in indigo darkness
And spurts again rhythmically,
Spraying great drops
Red as a hemorrhage.
"Flotsam" by Lola Ridge

In news:

Transfusion management is critical to avoiding maternal mortality from hemorrhagic shock.
Says 2009 mishap contributed to brain hemorrhage .
Abrupt tonsillar hemorrhage from a metastatic hemangiosarcoma of the breast: Case report and literature review.
"He is up, walking, talking, continuing his daily rehab," says the singer's rep. Bret Michaels Suffers Stroke While Recovering From Hemorrhage .
A rep for the star, 47, confirms to UsMagazine.com that he is in critical condition at an undisclosed facility following a massive brain hemorrhage .
Montclair High School football player's family sues over fatal brain hemorrhage .
Grammy-winning singer Adele has canceled a series of US tour dates due to a vocal-cord hemorrhage.
As she wrote on her blog this week, she was first diagnosed with a hemorrhage in May, then rested and recovered.
But recently, she was diagnosed with another hemorrhage.
Once-mighty Sharp is loaded in debt and hemorrhaging money.
In the study, the overall rate of hemorrhaging — bleeds serious enough to send patients to the hospital — was 3.8% per person, per year.
Cowboys' Don Meredith dies after brain hemorrhage.
A new report details bruising and hemorrhaging on the orca 's body.
After sustaining an injury to the pelvis , particularly an open-book pelvic ring fracture, it is crucial that a patient in an emergency situation receives special care to reduce the risk of life-threatening hemorrhage.
She had suffered a brain hemorrhage in January 2010.
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In science:

TSC, it makes sense that this hemorrhaging is due to the pressure wave.
A method for testing handgun bullets in deer
We also observed mild hemorrhaging along the abdominal walls and rear rib cage on the right side.
A method for testing handgun bullets in deer
Thus this region was out of reach of both the permanent crush cavity and the temporary stretch cavity, and it seems that the most likely cause of the hemorrhaging was the pressure wave.
A method for testing handgun bullets in deer
Chen, R. Bünger, Intravenous pyruvate prolongs survival during hemorrhagic shock in swine, Am. J.
Effects of pyruvate administration on infarct volume and neurological deficits following permanent focal cerebral ischemia in rats
P.D. Mongan, J. Capacchione, J.L. Fontana, S. West, R. Bünger, Pyruvate improves cerebral metabolism during hemorrhagic shock.
Effects of pyruvate administration on infarct volume and neurological deficits following permanent focal cerebral ischemia in rats
Krajsa, J., 2009. Příčiny vzniku perikapilárních hemoragií v mozku při střelných poraněních (In English: Causes of pericapillar brain hemorrhages caused by gunshot wounds.) Ph.D. Thesis, Institute of Forensic Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic.
Working toward exposure thresholds for blast-induced traumatic brain injury: thoracic and acceleration mechanisms
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