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hypoxemia

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noun hyp·ox·emia \ˌhi-ˌpäk-ˈsē-mē-ə, ˌhī-\

Definition of hypoxemia

  1. :  deficient oxygenation of the blood

hyp·ox·emic play \-mik\ adjective


Origin of hypoxemia

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1886


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hypoxemia

noun hyp·ox·emia

Medical Definition of hypoxemia

  1. :  deficient oxygenation of the blood

  2. hyp·ox·emic or chiefly British hyp·ox·ae·mic \-mik\play adjective



Variants of hypoxemia

or chiefly British hyp·ox·ae·mia \ˌhip-ˌäk-ˈsē-mē-ə, ˌhī-ˌpäk-\play play

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