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hypocholesterolemia

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noun hy·po·cho·les·ter·ol·emia \ ˌhī-pō-kə-ˌles-tə-rə-ˈlē-mē-ə \
variants: also hypocholesteremia play \-tə-ˈrē-mē-ə\ or chiefly British hypocholesterolaemia also hypocholesteraemia

medical Definition of hypocholesterolemia

:an abnormal deficiency of cholesterol in the blood

hypocholesterolemic

play \-ˈlē-mik\ also hypocholesteremic play \-ˈrē-mik\ or chiefly British hypocholesterolaemic also hypocholesteraemic adjective

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