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hypernatremia

[ hahy-per-nuh-tree-mee-uh ]
/ 藢ha瑟 p蓹r n蓹藞tri mi 蓹 /
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noun Pathology.
an abnormally high concentration of sodium in the blood.
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Origin of hypernatremia

First recorded in 1930鈥35; hyper- + natr(ium) + -emia
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Medical definitions for hypernatremia

hypernatremia
[ h墨鈥瞤蓹r-n蓹-tr膿m膿-蓹 ]

n.
An abnormally high plasma concentration of sodium ions.
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