What does hematocele mean?

Definitions for hematocelehɪˈmæt əˌsil

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word hematocele.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hematocele, haematocele, hematocoele, haematocoele(noun)

    swelling caused by blood collecting in a body cavity (especially a swelling of the membrane covering the testis)


  1. hematocele(Noun)

    A swelling caused by the collection of blood in a cavity, especially of the membrane covering the testis

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hematocele(noun)

    a tumor filled with blood

  2. Origin: [Hemato- + Gr. tumor: cf. F. hmatocle.]


  1. Hematocele

    A hematocele is a collection of blood in a body cavity. The term is generally used to refer to the collection of blood in the tunica vaginalis around the testicle. Hematoceles are often more painful than a hydrocele.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Hematocele

    Hemorrhage into a canal or cavity of the body, such as the space covered by the serous membrane (tunica vaginalis) around the TESTIS leading to testicular hematocele or scrotal hematocele.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hematocele in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hematocele in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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