carotenemia

noun
car·​o·​ten·​emia
variants: also carotinemia or chiefly British carotenaemia also carotinaemia \ ˌkar-​ət-​ə-​ˈnē-​mē-​ə, -​ət-​ᵊn-​ˈē-​ How to pronounce carotinaemia (audio) \

Medical Definition of carotenemia

: a yellowing of the skin resembling jaundice that is associated with increased levels of carotene in the blood

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“Carotenemia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/carotenemia. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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