hypoproteinemia

noun
hy·​po·​pro·​tein·​emia
variants: or chiefly British hypoproteinaemia \ -​ˌprōt-​ᵊn-​ˈē-​mē-​ə How to pronounce hypoproteinaemia (audio) , -​ˌprō-​ˌtēn-​ How to pronounce hypoproteinaemia (audio) , -​ˌprōt-​ē-​ən-​ \

Medical Definition of hypoproteinemia

: abnormal deficiency of protein in the blood

Other Words from hypoproteinemia

hypoproteinemic or chiefly British hypoproteinaemic \ -​ˈē-​mik How to pronounce hypoproteinaemic (audio) \ adjective

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“Hypoproteinemia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hypoproteinemia. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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