afibrinogenemia

noun
afi·​brin·​o·​gen·​emia
variants: or chiefly British afibrinogenaemia \ ˌā-​(ˌ)fī-​ˌbrin-​ə-​jə-​ˈnē-​mē-​ə How to pronounce afibrinogenaemia (audio) \

Medical Definition of afibrinogenemia

: an abnormality of blood clotting caused by usually congenital absence of fibrinogen in the blood and marked by a tendency to prolonged bleeding

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“Afibrinogenemia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/afibrinogenemia. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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