cholemia

noun
cho·​le·​mia
variants: or chiefly British cholaemia \ kō-​ˈlē-​mē-​ə How to pronounce cholemia (audio) \

Medical Definition of cholemia

: the presence of excess bile in the blood usually indicative of liver disease

Other Words from cholemia

cholemic or chiefly British cholaemic \ -​mik How to pronounce cholemia (audio) \ adjective

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“Cholemia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cholemia. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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