macroglobulinemia

noun
mac·ro·glob·u·li·ne·mia | \-ˌglä-byə-lə-ˈnē-mē-ə \

Definition of macroglobulinemia 

: a disorder characterized by increased blood serum viscosity and the presence of macroglobulins in the serum

Other Words from macroglobulinemia

macroglobulinemic \-mik \ adjective

First Known Use of macroglobulinemia

1949, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for macroglobulinemia

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macroglobulinemia

noun
mac·ro·glob·u·lin·emia
variants: or chiefly British macroglobulinaemia \-ˌgläb-yə-lə-ˈnē-mē-ə \

Medical Definition of macroglobulinemia 

: a disorder characterized by increased blood serum viscosity and the presence of macroglobulins in the serum

Other Words from macroglobulinemia

macroglobulinemic or chiefly British macroglobulinaemic \-mik \ adjective

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