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Term to be defined Definition Synonyms & Keywords
Petechiae - "small pinpoint areas of haemorrhage under the skin or in an organ." (B92 - mycological [fungal] and histopathological terms

- "minute, pinpoint, nonraised, perfectly round, purplish red spots caused by intradermal oe subcutaneous haemorrhage, which over time turns blue or yellow." (B248)

  • Singular - Petechia
  • Petechial haemorrhages
  • Petechiation