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bleed

(blēd),
To lose blood as a result of rupture or severance of blood vessels.

bleed

(blēd)
v.
1. To lose blood as a result of rupture or severance of blood vessels.
2. To take or remove blood from.
n.
An instance of bleeding.
Molecular biology noun See Gel penetration
Surgery noun An episode of haemorrhage
verb-passive To emit blood; to lose blood—e.g., the arm bleeds
verb-active To let blood

bleed

noun Surgery Traditionally used as a verb, 'bleed' has acquired nominative status in the highly popular synonym for an 'episode of hemorrhage' verb-active To emit blood; to lose blood, eg, the arm bleeds, to bleed at the nose verb-passive To let blood; as, Dr. Q. Wack bleeds Pts with fever. See Herald bleed.

bleed

(blēd)
To lose blood as a result of rupture or severance of blood vessels.

Patient discussion about bleed

Q. Hi, I´m bleeding when I pee,suggestions? I´m 42 years old,and I had a lot of pain days ago just like before when I had a kidney stone and now I´m bleeding when I pee but I don´t know if could be a different problem

A. Thanks everybody, I´m taking care of the problem, all of you are very nice, God bless you.

Q. Can acupuncture cause bleeding? I’m thinking to try acupuncture for back pain I have for many months (long story, so far nothing helped), but I’m afraid it’ll cause bruises and bleeding – last week when the nurse draw blood from my arm she left a green sign that lasted almost a week. Is it dangerous? Can it cause infection?

A. Has blood drawing ever caused an infection? The same way, if the new and sterile needles are used, the risk is very low.

Take care

Q. My husband has a very small mole that was cut.We can not seem to get it to stop bleeding. Any suggestions? tried a shaving pencil, and band-aids of every size. Just will not stop bleeding.

A. In this case, you should go see the doctor who took the mole out, or any dermatologist actually, that can burn the spot a little bit to help it stop bleeding.

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This study assessed the ability of PPIs to prevent bleeds, but did not address the risks of long-term PPI therapy.
Kontorinis and Schwab found about 2.7 days between first and second bleed, although their group appears to have included primary bleeds [7].
When Star started her monthly periods, she would bleed heavily that it necessitated blood transfusions and infusion of the missing factor, which in our case, is von Willebrand factor.
Our results indicate that direct localisation of the posterior bleed should become the routine, first-line management in the treatment of posterior epistaxis.
Some people just seem prone to nose bleeds, and if you are one of those it can help to sleep with a humidifier in your bedroom, as dry air is very irritating.
In a study of children with recurrent epistaxis (bloody nose), the half using petroleum jelly twice a day for four weeks had just as many nose bleeds as the half that didn't use the jelly.
The prevalence of upper GI bleeds in people with and without end-stage renal disease was estimated using data collected by the U.S.
The dialysis patients had more than 17 bleeds per 1,000 patient-years.
ALTHOUGH nose bleeds in children are usually insignificant and easily stopped they are much more serious in old age and can even be life-threatening.
Nearly one in three people with severe hemophilia A can develop inhibitors to factor VIII replacement therapies, putting them at greater risk for life-threatening bleeds or repeated bleeds that can cause long-term joint damage.
SSRI use increases risk of bleeds, admission for abnormal bleeding, and perioperative transfusion.
In a study of children with recurrent epistaxis (nose bleed), the half using petroleum jelly twice a day for four weeks had just as many nose bleeds as the half that didn't use the jelly.