hyperlipidemia

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noun hy·per·lip·id·emia \ˌhī-pər-ˌli-pə-ˈdē-mē-ə\

Definition of hyperlipidemia

  1. :  the presence of excess fat or lipids in the blood

Origin and Etymology of hyperlipidemia

New Latin


First Known Use: 1961


Medical Dictionary

hyperlipidemia

noun hy·per·lip·id·emia
variants: or chiefly British

hyperlipidaemia

\-ˌlip-ə-ˈdē-mē-ə\play

Medical Definition of hyperlipidemia

  1. :  the presence of excess fat or lipids in the blood

hyperlipidemic

or chiefly British

hyperlipidaemic

\-mik\play adjective

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