hyperammonemia

noun
hy·​per·​am·​mo·​ne·​mia | \ ˌhī-pə-ˌram-ə-ˈnē-mē-ə How to pronounce hyperammonemia (audio) \
variants: also hyperammoniemia \ ˌhī-​pə-​rə-​ˌmō-​nē-​ˈyē-​mē-​ə How to pronounce hyperammonemia (audio) \ or chiefly British hyperammonaemia also hyperammoniaemia

Medical Definition of hyperammonemia

: the presence of an excess of ammonia in the blood

Other Words from hyperammonemia

hyperammonemic or chiefly British hyperammonaemic \ ˌhī-​pe-​ˌram-​ə-​ˈnē-​mik How to pronounce hyperammonemia (audio) \ adjective

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“Hyperammonemia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hyperammonemia. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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