bleeding

(redirected from Bleeding disorders)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.
Related to Bleeding disorders: hemophilia, Von Willebrand disease

bleeding

[′blēd·iŋ]
(chemical engineering)
The undesirable movement of certain components of a plastic material to the surface of a finished article. Also known as migration.
(engineering)
Natural separation of a liquid from a liquid-solid or semisolid mixture; for example, separation of oil from a stored lubricating grease, or water from freshly poured concrete. Also known as bleedout.
(materials)
The outward penetration of a coloring agent from a substrate through the surface coat of paint.
The movement of grout through a pavement from below a road surfacing material to the outer surface.
(textiles)
Referring to a fabric in which the dye is not fast and therefore comes out when the fabric is wet.

bleeding

1. The upward penetration of a coloring pigment from a substrate through a topcoat of paint.
2. The oozing of grout from below a road-surfacing material to the surface in hot weather.
3. Exudation of one or more components of a sealant, with possible absorption by adjacent porous surfaces.
4. The autogenous flow of mixing water within, or its emergence from, newly placed concrete or mortar; caused by the settlement of the solid materials within the mass or by drainage of mixing water; also called water gain.
5. The diffusion of coloring matter through a coating from the substrate, or the discoloration that arises from such a process.
References in periodicals archive ?
HFA consists of more than 43 member organizations that offer assistance and grassroots advocacy education to the bleeding disorders community.
Its mission is to improve the health and quality of life of all people with inherited bleeding disorders and ultimately to find a cure.
We are very proud of our affiliation with Save One Life because it provides such a vital service to the bleeding disorders community,' said Wolfgang Marguerre.
Haemophilia B is the second most common kind of bleeding disorder, also termed as factor IX deficiency.
As part of its work to increase awareness of the challenges faced by people with bleeding disorders, the Haemophilia Society launched its Buddy Award scheme with the help of TV presenters Dick and Dom, at a packed event at the House of Commons.
By accessing effective treatments for haemophilia and other inherited bleeding disorders, New Zealanders living with these serious, and often debilitating conditions, can achieve a life expectancy greater than 60 years," Gu said.
Hemophilia, von Willebrand disease, and other factor deficiencies are lifelong bleeding disorders that prevent blood from clotting properly, LAH explained.
Inherited bleeding disorders are more common than previously suspected, affecting l%-3% of the U.
YOUNG women with bleeding disorders are needed as volunteers for a research project at Coventry University.
People with bleeding disorders like hemophilia are unlikely to contract viral hepatitis from the blood products they must receive, according to a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control.
Under the direction of an experienced physical therapist for bleeding disorders, Jeff Kallberg, PT, the REBUILD program works with hemophilia treatment centers (HTCs), physicians' offices and qualified local therapists to oversee a customized physical therapy plan for each patient - while at home or away from his physician or hemophilia treatment center.