hypoprothrombinemia

noun
hy·​po·​pro·​throm·​bin·​emia
variants: or chiefly British hypoprothrombinaemia \ -​prō-​ˌthräm-​bə-​ˈnē-​mē-​ə \

Medical Definition of hypoprothrombinemia 

: deficiency of prothrombin in the blood usually due to vitamin K deficiency or liver disease (especially obstructive jaundice) and resulting in delayed clotting of blood or spontaneous bleeding (as from the nose or into the skin)

called also prothrombinopenia

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