hyperglycemia

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noun hy·per·gly·ce·mia \ˌhī-pər-glī-ˈsē-mē-ə\

Definition of hyperglycemia

  1. :  excess of sugar in the blood

hyperglycemic

play \ˌhī-pər-glī-ˈsē-mik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of hyperglycemia

New Latin


First Known Use: 1894


Medical Dictionary

hyperglycemia

noun hy·per·gly·ce·mia
variants: or chiefly British

hyperglycaemia

\ˌhī-pər-glī-ˈsē-mē-ə\play

Medical Definition of hyperglycemia

  1. :  an excess of sugar in the blood

hyperglycemic

or chiefly British

hyperglycaemic

\-mik\play adjective

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