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hyperammonemia

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noun hy·per·am·mo·ne·mia \ˌhī-pə-ˌram-ə-ˈnē-mē-ə\
variants: also

hyperammoniemia

\ˌhī-pə-rə-ˌmō-nē-ˈyē-mē-ə\play or chiefly British

hyperammonaemia

also

hyperammoniaemia

Medical Definition of hyperammonemia

  1. :  the presence of an excess of ammonia in the blood

hyperammonemic

or chiefly British

hyperammonaemic

\ˌhī-pe-ˌram-ə-ˈnē-mik\play adjective

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