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Meaning of "haemoptysis" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD HAEMOPTYSIS

From haemo- + -ptysis, from Greek ptyein to spit.
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PRONUNCIATION OF HAEMOPTYSIS

haemoptysis  [hɪˈmɒptɪsɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HAEMOPTYSIS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Haemoptysis is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HAEMOPTYSIS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Hemoptysis

Hemoptysis or haemoptysis /hɨˈmɒptɨsɪs/ is the expectoration of blood or of blood-stained sputum from the bronchi, larynx, trachea, or lungs.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HAEMOPTYSIS


analysis
əˈnælɪsɪs
basis
ˈbeɪsɪs
biosynthesis
ˌbaɪəʊˈsɪnθɪsɪs
catalysis
kəˈtælɪsɪs
crisis
ˈkraɪsɪs
dialysis
daɪˈælɪsɪs
electrolysis
ɪlɛkˈtrɒlɪsɪs
genesis
ˈdʒɛnɪsɪs
hemoptysis
hɪˈmɒptɪsɪs
homeostasis
ˌhəʊmɪəʊˈsteɪsɪs
hydrolysis
haɪˈdrɒlɪsɪs
hypothesis
haɪˈpɒθɪsɪs
Isis
ˈaɪsɪs
lysis
ˈlaɪsɪs
Nemesis
ˈnɛmɪsɪs
oasis
əʊˈeɪsɪs
paralysis
pəˈrælɪsɪs
pathogenesis
ˌpæθəˈdʒɛnɪsɪs
photosynthesis
ˌfəʊtəʊˈsɪnθɪsɪs
synthesis
ˈsɪnθɪsɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HAEMOPTYSIS

haemolytic
haemony
haemophile
haemophilia
haemophiliac
haemophilic
haemophilioid
haemopoiesis
haemopoietic
haemoptyses
haemorrhage
haemorrhagic
haemorrhagic fever
haemorrhaging
haemorrhoid
haemorrhoidal
haemorrhoidectomies
haemorrhoidectomy
haemorrhoids
haemostasia

WORDS THAT END LIKE HAEMOPTYSIS

apophysis
blot analysis
cost analysis
cost-benefit analysis
cryptanalysis
emptysis
factor analysis
fibrinolysis
haemodialysis
hemodialysis
in the last analysis
market analysis
microanalysis
numerical analysis
psychoanalysis
pyrolysis
quantitative analysis
sales analysis
self-analysis
systems analysis

Synonyms and antonyms of haemoptysis in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «haemoptysis» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HAEMOPTYSIS

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The translations of haemoptysis from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «haemoptysis» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

咯血
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

hemoptisis
570 millions of speakers

English

haemoptysis
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

haemoptysis
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

نفث الدم
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

кровохарканье
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

hemoptise
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

haemoptysis
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

hémoptysie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hemoptisis
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Bluthusten
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

喀血
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

haemoptysis
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Haemoptysis
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ho ra máu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சுவாசக்குழலிருந்து இரத்த
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हेमोप्टेसीस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

hemoptizi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

emottisi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

krwioplucie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

кровохаркання
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

hemoptizie
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αιμόπτυση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

hemoptise
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hemoptys
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

haemoptysis
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of haemoptysis

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HAEMOPTYSIS»

The term «haemoptysis» is normally little used and occupies the 117.671 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HAEMOPTYSIS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «haemoptysis» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «haemoptysis» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about haemoptysis

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HAEMOPTYSIS»

Discover the use of haemoptysis in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to haemoptysis and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Oxford Textbook of Primary Medical Care: Principles and concepts
Table 1 Possible causes of haemoptysis System Cause for haemoptysis Respiratory Bronchial carcinoma Bronchial adenoma Metastatic disease (rare) Bronchitis Bronchiectasis Lung abscess Tuberculosis Necrotizing pneumonia Ruptured ...
Roger Jones (Prof.), 2004
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General Medicine
In this chapter you will learn to: Know the classification and causes of cough and haemoptysis. Have a systematic approach to assessing a patient presenting with cough or haemoptysis. Have a logical approach to investigating patients with ...
Robert Parker, Asheesh Sharma, 2008
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Clinical Diagnosis Cardiovascular System
CHAPTER DEFINITION Haemoptysis is coughing out blood from the respiratory tract. It may vary from slight streaking of sputum with blood to frank hemorrhage from the lungs. It should be differentiated from haematemesis (vomiting blood) ...
Rajenderan, 2004
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On Loss of Weight, Blood Spitting, and Lung Disease
assigncd—haemoptysis. Loss of weight had not been treated with either oil or emulsion. Time elapsed since first cough began, 3,650 days, 3,370 days before present cough began. Cause of first cough assigned—m'Z. First cough began ...
Horace Dobell, 1879
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Api Textbook of Medicine
INTRODUCTION Haemoptysis is defined as coughing up of blood from the respiratory tract. It can range from streaks of blood in the expectoration to coughing up of large quantities of blood. Haemoptysis is alarming for the patient and can be ...
Y. P. Munjal, S. K. Sharma, A. K. Agarwal, M. D., 2012
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Handbook of Palliative Care
Haemoptysis, or the expectoration of blood, can be a frightening experience for patients and caregivers. It can range from occasional blood streaking of the sputum, to massive amounts of frank blood. Massive haemoptysis is defined as ...
Christina Faull, Sharon de Caestecker, Alex Nicholson, 2012
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French's Index of Differential Diagnosis, 15th Edition An A-Z
Suggesting haemoptysis Suggesting haematemesis A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Rapid bleeding from either lung or upper alimentary tract produces only slightly altered blood, with or without clots A B C D E F G H I J.
Mark T. Kinirons, Harold Ellis, 2011
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Modern Medicine, Its Theory and Practice: In Original ...
In old age haemoptysis is also uncommon, but probably more frequent than in infancy and childhood. Sex and age together seem to exert some influence on its frequency. In 905 males at the Adirondack Cottage Sanitarium, 49 per cent. had ...
Sir William Osler, Thomas McCrae, 1907
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European Respiratory Monograph 36: Respiratory Emergencies:
There is no specific definition of massive haemoptysis. In the literature, the amount varies from 200–1,000 mL per 24 h, but is usually defined as w600 mL of expectorated blood in 24 h [2–5]. Any amount of haemoptysis that causes respiratory ...
S. Nava, T. Welte, 2006
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The cyclopaedia of practical medicine: comprising treatises ...
that the haemoptysis which, precedes or accompanies the symptoms of confirmed consumption, arises much more frequently from bronchial hemorrhage than from pulmonary apoplexy ; and the accuracy of this observation has been ...
Sir John Forbes, Alexander Tweedie, John Conolly, 1833

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HAEMOPTYSIS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term haemoptysis is used in the context of the following news items.
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Shifting the goalposts on cancer diagnosis
'The risk from haemoptysis is high enough that it warrants really thorough investigation – so the specialist may wish to do a CT-scan or other ... «Pulse, Jul 15»
2
Take a look at…College policy brief on delayed cancer diagnosis
Some alarm symptoms or "red flags" (such as rectal bleeding, dysphagia, haemoptysis and haematuria) have positive predictive values for ... «New Zealand Doctor Online, Jun 15»
3
Coughing up blood: when should you be concerned?
Coughing up blood (haemoptysis), or blood in your sputum should always be treated as a warning sign. Although it may be a sign of something ... «Health24, Apr 15»
4
Riders angry after high-speed Basque Country crash
Pardilla was the worst injured, with the race doctors reporting he suffered a head trauma, haemoptysis (coughing up blood), a fractured ... «Cyclingnews.com, Apr 15»
5
Lung cancer is not just one disease
It has been found that a cough is present more frequently in earlier rather than later stage disease and that haemoptysis and dyspnoea can be ... «Nursing in Practice, Mar 15»
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8 Things That May Be Wrong When You Suddenly Lose Appetite
... initially dry and then productive of bloody sputum (haemoptysis), weight loss and drenching night sweats. If you have any of these symptoms, ... «Nigerian Bulletin, Mar 15»
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Tuberculosis (Tb) Control in India- A Long Way to Go
url Recently physician friend of mine lost his wife due to sudden and massive haemoptysis (coughing out of blood) that left her choked to death ... «Nagpur Today, Mar 15»
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Red flag symptoms: Haemoptysis
Haemoptysis, a common symptom, may be caused by URTI. For example, most cases of haemoptysis in adults are caused by bronchitis, ... «GP online, Mar 15»
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Singer-actress Demi Lovato Rushed to Hospital For Lung Infection …
Shortness of breath. Haemoptysis or the existence of blood in your sputum while coughing. Wheezing or stridor. Somnolence. Fever. Photo by Neon Tommy. «Health Aim, Feb 15»
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Swine flu: Two suspects critical
"A 40-year-old resident of Cidco MIDC was admitted as a precautionary measure after she had complained of fever, cold, cough, haemoptysis ... «Times of India, Feb 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Haemoptysis [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/haemoptysis>. May 2020 ».
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