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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.
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Dysfunctional uterine bleeding in adolescent females associated with endocrine causes and medical conditions.
Clinical manifestations and treatment of dysfunctional uterine bleeding.
They provide a range of Chinese medical etiologies and pathomechanisms, treatment, prognosis, preventative healthcare, clinical advice from renowned physicians, selected quotes from classic Chinese texts, clinical research and experimental studies for both dysfunctional uterine bleeding and amenorrhea, and also provide very helpful indices based on disease names, symptoms, and Chinese medicinal substances and formulas.
The Surgical Treatments Outcomes Project for Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding (STOP-DUB) research group enrolled 237 women with DUB at 25 study sites between January 1998 and June 2001 in a trial to compare three forms of hysterectomy (vaginal, laparoscopic, and abdominal low approach) under general or regional anesthesia, to two forms of endometrial ablation (rectoscopic ablation using radiofrequency electrodesiccation/coagulation or vaporization, and nonrectoscopic endometrial ablation with a thermal balloon), Dr.
Modern treatments of menorrhagia attributable to dysfunctional uterine bleeding.
Technically defined as blood loss >80 cc or bleeding that lasts >7 days * Polymenorrhea -- Increased frequency of bleeding (interval <21 days) * Oligomenorrhea -- Decrease in frequency of bleeding (interval >35 days) * Metrorrhagia -- Irregular interval of bleeding, typically between cycles * Menometrorrhagia -- prolonged or excessive bleeding both at time of menstruation and other irregular intervals * Intermenstrual bleeding -- bleeding that occurs between regular menstrual cycles * Dysfunctional uterine bleeding -- excessive endometrial bleeding that is unrelated to anatomic or systemic disease; classically anovulatory bleeding, as this is the primary cause Table 2.
NASDAQ:BMED) presentations about its Hydro ThermAblator(R)(HTA(R)), a new treatment for menorrhagia, or dysfunctional uterine bleeding, were well received at the Global Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy, sponsored by the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL).
If they suffer from dysfunctional uterine bleeding - regular or irregular heavy bleeding - which has no medical cause, they should be able to undergo the Vesta DUB treatment.
All women had hysterectomies for benign indications, including dysfunctional uterine bleeding, pelvic organ prolapse, fibroids, pelvic pain, and carcinoma-in-situ of the cervix.
Female Reproduction: Conditions involving the female reproductive system -- such as dysfunctional uterine bleeding and breast cancer -- were 25 percent more common among bipolar patients.
Levonorgestrel intrauterine devices may be appropriate for obese patients because of their risk for dysfunctional uterine bleeding and endometrial cancer.
The prospective study included 78 women with severe menorrhagia secondary to dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB).

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