Mucocutaneous Hemorrhage

  • Jialin Chen
  • Rui Zeng


Mucocutaneous hemorrhage are typically characterized by spontaneous or slightly traumatic bleeding resulting from the coagulopathies and hemostatic disorders, which means that circulating blood infiltrating into the skin or submucosal tissue from the capillaries. This kind of bleeding should be distinguished with the local severe bleeding because of the damage of vascular caused by trauma, surgery, ulcer, tumor necrosis and rupture of varicose veins and hemangioma. The latter type does not belong to the scope of this chapter.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jialin Chen
    • 1
  • Rui Zeng
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Internal MedicinePeking Union Medical CollegeBeijingChina
  2. 2.Department of CardiologySichuan UniversityChengduChina

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