oligemia

noun
ol·​i·​ge·​mia
variants: or chiefly British oligaemia \ ˌäl-​ə-​ˈgē-​mē-​ə How to pronounce oligaemia (audio) , -​ˈjē-​ How to pronounce oligaemia (audio) \

Medical Definition of oligemia

: a condition in which the total volume of the blood is reduced

Other Words from oligemia

oligemic or chiefly British oligaemic \ -​mik How to pronounce oligaemic (audio) \ adjective

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“Oligemia.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/oligemia. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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