Medical Dictionary

hypoproteinemia

noun hy·po·pro·tein·emia
variants: or chiefly British

hypoproteinaemia

\-ˌprōt-ən-ˈē-mē-ə, -ˌprō-ˌtēn-, -ˌprōt-ē-ən-\play play

Medical Definition of hypoproteinemia

  1. :  abnormal deficiency of protein in the blood

hypoproteinemic

or chiefly British

hypoproteinaemic

\-ˈē-mik\play adjective

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