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hypercalcemia

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noun hy·per·cal·ce·mia \ˌhī-pər-ˌkal-ˈsē-mē-ə\

Definition of hypercalcemia

  1. :  an excess of calcium in the blood

hy·per·cal·ce·mic play \-ˈsē-mik\ adjective


Origin of hypercalcemia

New Latin


First Known Use: 1925


Medical Dictionary

hypercalcemia

noun hy·per·cal·ce·mia

Medical Definition of hypercalcemia

  1. :  the presence of an excess of calcium in the blood

  2. hy·per·cal·ce·mic or chiefly British hy·per·cal·cae·mic \-ˈsē-mik\play adjective



Variants of hypercalcemia

or chiefly British hy·per·cal·cae·mia \ˌhī-pər-ˌkal-ˈsē-mē-ə\play

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