hypocalcemia

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noun hy·po·cal·ce·mia \ˌhī-pō-ˌkal-ˈsē-mē-ə\

Definition of hypocalcemia

  1. :  a deficiency of calcium in the blood

hypocalcemic

play \ˌhī-pō-ˌkal-ˈsē-mik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of hypocalcemia

New Latin


First Known Use: 1925


Medical Dictionary

hypocalcemia

noun hy·po·cal·ce·mia
variants: or chiefly British

hypocalcaemia

\ˌhī-pō-ˌkal-ˈsē-mē-ə\play

Medical Definition of hypocalcemia

  1. :  a deficiency of calcium in the blood

hypocalcemic

or chiefly British

hypocalcaemic

\-mik\play adjective

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