What does Bleb mean?

Bleb meaning in General Dictionary

a sizable vesicle or bulla typically containing a serous liquid a blister a bubble like in water-glass etc

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  • (pathology) a level of the skin filled with serous substance
  • a sizable vesicle or bulla, usually containing a serous fluid; a blister; a bubble, such as liquid, glass, etc.

Bleb meaning in Medical Dictionary

A bladder-like framework more than 5 mm in diameter with slim wall space that could be full of fluid. Also known as a bulla.


Bleb meaning in Etymology Dictionary

c.1600, "blister or inflammation," imitative. Also useful for "bubble" (1640s), "protuberance on a cell surface" (1962).


Bleb meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) A large vesicle or bulla, typically containing a serous substance; a blister; a bubble, such as water, glass, etc.