hypocholesterolemia

noun
hy·​po·​cho·​les·​ter·​ol·​emia | \ ˌhī-pō-kə-ˌles-tə-rə-ˈlē-mē-ə How to pronounce hypocholesterolemia (audio) \
variants: also hypocholesteremia \ -​tə-​ˈrē-​mē-​ə How to pronounce hypocholesteremia (audio) \ or chiefly British hypocholesterolaemia also hypocholesteraemia

Medical Definition of hypocholesterolemia

: an abnormal deficiency of cholesterol in the blood

Other Words from hypocholesterolemia

hypocholesterolemic \ -​ˈlē-​mik How to pronounce hypocholesterolemic (audio) \ also hypocholesteremic \ -​ˈrē-​mik How to pronounce hypocholesteremic (audio) \ or chiefly British hypocholesterolaemic also hypocholesteraemic adjective

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“Hypocholesterolemia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hypocholesterolemia. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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