Bleeding

Bleeding is a symptom of many types of trauma, injury, or disease. It may range from harmless minor bleeding to a life-threatening emergency (e.g. shock, internal bleeding, etc.). Bleeding may affect almost any body area: nosebleed, mouth bleeding ...

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