chylomicronemia

[kī′lō-mī′krə-nēmē-ə]

n.

The presence of chylomicrons, especially an increased number, in the circulating blood.

Nearby words

  1. chylocaulous,
  2. chylocele,
  3. chyloderma,
  4. chylomediastinum,
  5. chylomicron,
  6. chylopericardium,
  7. chyloperitoneum,
  8. chylophoric,
  9. chylophyllous,
  10. chylopneumothorax


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