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hyperkalemia

noun hy·per·ka·le·mia
variants: or chiefly British hyperkalaemia play \ˌhī-pər-kā-ˈlē-mē-ə\

medical Definition of hyperkalemia

:the presence of an abnormally high concentration of potassium in the blood called also hyperpotassemia

hyperkalemic

or chiefly British hyperkalaemic play \-ˈlē-mik\ adjective

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