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hemorrhagic also: (British English) haemorrhagic
American English: /ˌhɛməˈrædʒɪk/
British English: /ˌhɛməˈradʒɪk/

Translation of hemorrhagic in Spanish:

adjective

  • (fever/stroke )
    Example sentences
    • Women are also at a higher risk for hemorrhagic stroke after thrombolytic therapy than men.
    • In the case of an outbreak of a viral hemorrhagic fever, infected people should be quarantined.
    • Yellow fever is a viral hemorrhagic fever syndrome spread by mosquitoes in parts of South America and Africa; it has urban and rural forms.

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