hypoalbuminemia

[ hahy-poh-al-byoo-muh-nee-mee-uh ]
/ ˌhaɪ poʊ ælˌbyu məˈni mi ə /

noun Pathology.

an abnormally small quantity of albumin in the blood.

Nearby words

  1. hypoacidity,
  2. hypoacusis,
  3. hypoadenia,
  4. hypoadrenalism,
  5. hypoaeolian mode,
  6. hypoaldosteronuria,
  7. hypoalgesia,
  8. hypoalimentation,
  9. hypoallergenic,
  10. hypoazoturia

Origin of hypoalbuminemia

From New Latin, dating back to 1935–40; see origin at hypo-, albumin, -emia

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Medicine definitions for hypoalbuminemia

hypoalbuminemia

[ hī′pō-ăl-byōō′mə-nēmē-ə ]

n.

An abnormally low level of albumin in the blood.

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