the shedding of bloody tears.
chromodacryorrhea/chro·mo·dac·ry·or·rhea/ (-dak″re-or-e´ah) the shedding of bloody tears.
chromodacryorrhea(krō″mō-dăk″rē-ō-rē′ă) [″ + dacryon, tear, + rhoia, flow]
A flow of blood-stained tears.
bloody tears; seen with obstruction or disease of the nasolacrimal duct or sialodacryoadenitis, when excessive porphyrins are secreted with tears; a cause of skin irritation on the face of cats and gerbils.