Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 
Diseases » Hemorrhage » Summary
 

What is Hemorrhage?

What is Hemorrhage?

  • Hemorrhage: Bleeding of any type (especially when referring to severe bleeding).
  • Hemorrhage: flow of blood from a ruptured blood vessels.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Hemorrhage: Introduction

Types of Hemorrhage:

Types of Hemorrhage:

  • Postoperative hemorrhage - after surgery
  • Postpartum hemorrhage - from childbirth
  • Arterial hemorrhage - from an artery
  • Venous hemorrhage - from a vein
  • Capillary hemorrhage - from a capillary
  • Primary hemorrhage - if bleeding immediately follows an injury
  • Reactionary hemorrhage - delayed bleeding after injury
  • Secondary hemorrhage - delayed bleeding from sepsis
  • Hematuria - blood in the urine from urinary bleeding
  • Hemoptysis - coughing up blood from the lungs
  • Hematemesis - bleeding in the stomach
  • more types...»

Broader types of Hemorrhage:

How serious is Hemorrhage?

Complications of Hemorrhage: see complications of Hemorrhage

What causes Hemorrhage?

Causes of Hemorrhage: see causes of Hemorrhage
Risk factors for Hemorrhage: see risk factors for Hemorrhage

What are the symptoms of Hemorrhage?

Symptoms of Hemorrhage: see symptoms of Hemorrhage

Complications of Hemorrhage: see complications of Hemorrhage

Can anyone else get Hemorrhage?

More information: see contagiousness of Hemorrhage
Inheritance: see inheritance of Hemorrhage

Hemorrhage: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Hemorrhage.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Hemorrhage.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Hemorrhage: Emergency Medical Physician ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Hemorrhage.
Treatments for Hemorrhage: see treatments for Hemorrhage
Prevention of Hemorrhage: see prevention of Hemorrhage
Research for Hemorrhage: see research for Hemorrhage

Society issues for Hemorrhage


Hospitalization statistics for Hemorrhage: The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Hemorrhage:

  • 0.097% (12,320) of hospital consultant episodes were for purpura and other haemorrhagic conditions in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 94% of hospital consultant episodes for purpura and other haemorrhagic conditions required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 47% of hospital consultant episodes for purpura and other haemorrhagic conditions were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 53% of hospital consultant episodes for purpura and other haemorrhagic conditions were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • more statistics...»

Name and Aliases of Hemorrhage

Main name of condition: Hemorrhage

Other names or spellings for Hemorrhage:

Haemorrhage, Bleeding

Hemorrhage, Haemorrhage, Bleeding, Hemorrhage, Bleeding, Haemorrhage
Source - WordNet 2.1

Hemorrhage: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Hemorrhage:

 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise