hemoperitoneum


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hemoperitoneum

[¦hē·mō‚per·ə·tə′nē·əm]
(medicine)
An effusion of blood in the peritoneal cavity.
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In addition, paracentesis can further establish the presence of hemoperitoneum.
Although some authors have reported conservative treatment in patients with massive hemoperitoneum, in our institution massive hemoperitoneum is an indication for laparotomy (11-14).
We present a case of abdominal ectopic pregnancy in the cul-de-sac with massive hemoperitoneum which was successfully managed under laparoscopy.
Hemoperitoneum caused by spontaneous rupture of a true splenic cyst.
The most common cause of abdominal pain in BAT without hemoperitoneum was muscular pain, while pain in hemoperitoneum cases was due to parietal peritoneal irritation and injured organ itself.
Hemoperitoneum is a cause of catheter malfunction primarily identified in patients with underlying gynecologic conditions.
Hemoperitoneum as the sole indicator of abdominal visceral injuries: a potential limitation of screening abdominal US for trauma.
It is worth noting that the presence of hemoperitoneum in a window is not specifically linked to bleeding in that site.
A rare case of intact rudimentary horn pregnancy presenting as hemoperitoneum.
Significant life-threatening bleeding, including gross hematuria, hematoma formation and hemoperitoneum, occurred in 15 patients (4.
Additionally, renal and splenic lacerations were encountered with perinephric hematoma and moderate hemoperitoneum.