[lo″ke-o-ra´jah] (lochiorrhea [lo″ke-o-re´ah)]) an abnormally profuse discharge of lochia.
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Profuse flow of the lochia.
Synonym(s): lochiorrhagia
[lochia + G. rhoia, a flow]
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Profuse flow of the lochia.
Synonym(s): lochiorrhoea.
[lochia + G. rhoia, a flow]
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