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hypocalcemia

[hahy-poh-kal-see-mee-uh]
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noun Pathology.
  1. an abnormally small amount of calcium in the blood.
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Origin of hypocalcemia

First recorded in 1920–25; hypo- + calc- + -emia
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hypocalcemia

(hī′pō-kăl-sēmē-ə)
n.
  1. Abnormally low levels of calcium in blood.
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Related formshy′po•cal•cemic adj.
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