internal bleeding


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internal bleeding

Hemorrhage from an internal organ or site, esp. the gastrointestinal tract.
See also: bleeding
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"This was before we knew it could significantly increase your risk of internal bleeding."
Estimates suggest that every year 5000 people are admitted to hospital for serious internal bleeding caused by aspirin.
"She suffered internal bleeding as a result of the disease in her brain and not from a beating as prosecutors claim.
The internal bleeding is now under control but at one point medics warned Dave the internal bleeding could have had serious consequences.
She said the cause of death was determined to be hypovolemic shock due to severe internal bleeding caused by the pellet.
"We lowered her blood pressure to minimise the internal bleeding and simultaneously as the diagnosis was taking place we immediately activated the cath lab to carry out an angioplasty and stenting of the ruptured aortic valve.
The cause of death is based on a statement by the girl's father, Ko, 37, because the body has been buried for eight months, and the NFS could not find signs of internal bleeding.
Dubai: A mother has been jailed for three years after a court convicted her on Sunday of killing her 14-month-old son by deliberately stepping on his belly and causing him an internal bleeding.
It just means that I'll bleed for longer and that it's likely to be internal bleeding into my muscles and joints.
If you are at increased risk for heart disease due to high blood pressure, high cholesterol levels, or diabetes, taking a daily aspirin will not protect you against heart attack or stroke and will increase the risk of internal bleeding. In a 14,600-patient study published online Nov.
Now, a study has shown that if you have high blood pressure, high cholesterol levels, or diabetes, taking a daily aspirin not only fails to protect against a fatal heart attack or stroke but also significantly increases the risk of internal bleeding. In a study published online Nov.
A soccer player from Indonesia named Akli Fairuz has died due to severe internal bleeding caused by a kick by an opposing goalie to his abdomen area in a recent match.

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