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cerebral hemorrhage

noun, Pathology
hemorrhage from a blood vessel into the cerebrum, often followed by neurologic damage; a type of stroke.
Origin of cerebral hemorrhage
1870-75 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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cerebral-hemorrhage in Medicine

cerebral hemorrhage n.
Bleeding into the substance of the cerebrum, usually in the internal capsule. Also called encephalorrhagia, hematencephalon.

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