Definition of Ruptured

1. a. Having a rupture, or hernia.

Definition of Ruptured

1. Adjective. Having a rupture. ¹

2. Verb. (past of rupture) ¹

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Definition of Ruptured

1. rupture [v] - See also: rupture

Medical Definition of Ruptured

1. Having a rupture, or hernia. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ruptured

rupicolous plant
rupture of membranes
ruptured (current term)
ruptured aneurysm
ruptured appendix
ruptured disk
ruptured intervertebral disc
ruptured spleen
rural area
rural cutaneous leishmaniasis
rural health

Literary usage of Ruptured

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1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1916)
"The total mortality in all varieties of ruptured bladder which have been treated surgically since 1900 is less than 25 per cent. This shows in figures the ..."

2. A Treatise on Human Physiology by John Call Dalton (1875)
"From this point, the membrane becomes thinner «ml less convoluted as it approaches the surface of the ovary and th< edges of the ruptured orifice. k At the ..."

3. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1886)
"Paracentesis for ruptured Liver or Gall-Bladder.— Mr. Louis Fitz-Patrick reports the following case. A man, aged 26, whilst driving a waggon stumbled and ..."

4. Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics by The American College of Surgeons, Franklin H. Martin Memorial Foundation (1912)
"ROYAL WHITMAN — Hospital for ruptured and Crippled — i to 3. ... VIRGIL P. GIBNEY and ARTHUR H. CILLEY- Hospital for ruptured and Crippled — 8:30. ..."

5. The Retrospect of Practical Medicine and Surgery: Being a Half-yearly edited by William Braithwaite, James Braithwaite, Edmond Fauriel Trevelyan (1876)
"Notwithstanding every care, the perineum ruptured right along through the sphincter ani, aml into bowel three inches, my whole index finger easily passing ..."

6. Differential Diagnosis by Richard Clarke Cabot (1912)
"ruptured ovarian cyst one inch in diameter, whence oozed gelatinous material. ... It is on this account that I have not discussed ruptured ovarian cyst in ..."

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