hypovolemia

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

Definition of hypovolemia

  1. 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.

hypovolemic

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

1925

First Known Use of hypovolemia

1925


Medical Dictionary

hypovolemia

noun hy·po·vo·le·mia
variants: or chiefly British

hypovolaemia

\-väl-ˈē-mē-ə\play

Medical Definition of hypovolemia

  1. :  decrease in the volume of the circulating blood

hypovolemic

or chiefly British

hypovolaemic

\-ˈē-mik\play adjective

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