carotenemia

[ kăr′ə-tən-ēmē-ə ]

n.

The presence of excess carotene in the blood, often resulting in yellowing of the skin.xanthemia

Nearby words

  1. compleat,
  2. compleat angler, the,
  3. complect,
  4. complected,
  5. complection,
  6. complement binding assay,
  7. complement clause,
  8. complement fixation,
  9. complement fixation test,
  10. complement protein


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