hypovolemia

noun
hy·​po·​vo·​le·​mia | \ˌhī-pō-vä-ˈlē-mē-ə \

Definition of hypovolemia 

medical : a decrease in the volume of circulating blood in the body (as from traumatic injury or severe dehydration) … fever and hypotension are common features in critically ill patients and may be attributed to sepsis and hypovolemia.— Mark S. Cooper et al.

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hypovolemic \ˌhī-​pō-​vä-​ˈlē-​mik \ adjective
hypovolemic shock with multiple organ failure following rapid blood loss a hypovolemic patient

First Known Use of hypovolemia

1925, in the meaning defined above

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hypovolemia

noun
hy·​po·​vo·​le·​mia
variants: or chiefly British hypovolaemia \-​väl-​ˈē-​mē-​ə \

Medical Definition of hypovolemia 

: decrease in the volume of the circulating blood

Other Words from hypovolemia

hypovolemic or chiefly British hypovolaemic \-​ˈē-​mik \ adjective

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