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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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In 12 (63%) of our patients, complaints at presentation included gingival bleeding and epistaxis.
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Although most RCD patients are asymptomatic, patients present with bruising, and mucosal and dermal bleeding, such as ecchymosis, epistaxis, gingival bleeding, and menorrhagia (1-5).
After adjusting for age, race, education, poverty income level, and smoking status, the study found that current and past DMPA users had significantly increased periodontal pockets, gingival bleeding, and CA loss than women who have never used DMPA.
Studies have shown that laser treatment, when used together with conventional treatment methods, produces improvement in classic symptoms of periodontal disease, such as gingival bleeding, pocket depth, attachment loss and tooth mobility.
She was relieved to learn that her recent experience of gingival bleeding could be related to pregnancy.
The Clinical PRO-HEALTH SYSTEM for Gingivitis helps break the cycle of gingival inflammation and gingival bleeding for improved oral health in patients with mild to moderate, persistent gingivitis.
Patients may experience easy bruising, gingival bleeding, recurrent epistaxis, menorrhagia, and hematuria.
The product is prescribed for the treatment of gingival bleeding and inflammation (gingivitis) .
Epistaxis, gingival bleeding, petechiae, large ecchymoses, hematemesis, melena, hemoptysis with alveolar hemorrhage, hematuria, vaginal bleeding, and bleeding from venipuncture sites may occur due to thrombocytopenia and prolonged PT and aPTT in the hemorrhagic phase of CCHF [2,5,6,18-20].