warning leak

warning leak

Neurosurgery A minor early hemorrhage in an evolving subarachnoid hematoma or hemorrhage, followed by an abrupt, often severe headache, variably accompanied by nuchal stiffness; significant subarachnoid hemorrhage is fatal if untreated; WLs must be recognized early, treated aggressively, and underlying pathologies–angiomatous malformations, neoplasia, trauma–addressed
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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From the Speaker the warning leaked out to all the creatures in the House that wore the scarlet livery.
On the other hand, it is important to diagnose SAH quickly because a "warning leak" may be followed by another, often catastrophic, event (7).
Warning leak and management outcome in aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage.
Proponents of more liberal use of CT for patients with headache have suggested that diagnostic delay is a huge and frequent problem.[24] Delay in the diagnosis of SAH has been seen as particularly troublesome.[1,2] Approximately 10% to 30% of patients eventually diagnosed as having an SAH have consulted a physician earlier for symptoms that, in retrospect, were believed to have been caused by a "warning leak."[25-28] In our study, 3 of the 17 patients with an SAH (18%) had made such a visit.
The "warning leak" in spontaneous subarachnoid haemorrhage.
But the health warning leaked to the Mirror seemingly contradicts his assurances.
But the health warning leaked to the Mirror contradicts his assurances.