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apoplexy, apoplexia

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[Gr. apoplēktikos, crippled by a stroke]

1. Copious effusion of blood into an organ, as in abdominal apoplexy or pulmonary apoplexy.
2. An obsolete term for stroke, esp. of a rupture of a blood vessel in the brain.

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Apoplexy, Apoplexia." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/748587/all/apoplexy__apoplexia.
Apoplexy, apoplexia. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/748587/all/apoplexy__apoplexia. Accessed May 24, 2019.
Apoplexy, apoplexia. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/748587/all/apoplexy__apoplexia
Apoplexy, Apoplexia [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 May 24]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/748587/all/apoplexy__apoplexia.
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