lymphorrhea

lymphorrhea

 [lim″fo-re´ah]
flow of lymph from cut or ruptured lymphatic vessels.

lym·phor·rhe·a

(lim'fō-rē'ă),
An escape of lymph onto the surface of the skin from ruptured, torn, or cut lymphatic vessels.
Synonym(s): lymphorrhagia
[lympho- + G. rhoia, a flow]

lymphorrhea

/lym·phor·rhea/ (-re´ah) flow of lymph from cut or ruptured lymph vessels.

lym·phor·rhe·a

(lim'fō-rē'ă)
An escape of lymph on the surface from ruptured, torn, or cut lymphatic vessels.
Synonym(s): lymphorrhoea.
[lympho- + G. rhoia, a flow]

lymphorrhea, lymphorrhagia

flow of lymph from cut or ruptured lymphatic vessels.
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Postoperative recovery was smooth, but the patient had increased drain output and lymphorrhea which settled in 6 days.
For patients with this history, if they have any genital swelling; changes in the skin texture; changes in hair growth; thickening of the labia; the presence of papillomas or discreet warty growths; or lymphorrhea, which is leakage of serous fluid through compromised or intact skin, think lymphedema," she said.
Lymphorrhea may be difficult to recognize, especially if it is occurring intravaginally, but physicians can distinguish it from normal vaginal discharge or vaginal infections in a number of ways.