follow Dictionary.com

How Well Do You Know English Slang?

acidemia

acidemia in Medicine

acidemia ac·i·de·mi·a (ās'ĭ-dē'mē-ə)
n.
An increase in the hydrogen ion concentration of the blood.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Examples for acidemia
  • Propionic acidemia is a rare disorder that is inherited from both parents.
  • Propionic acidemia is characterized almost immediately in newborns.
  • The effects of propionic acidemia quickly become lifethreatening.

Word of the Day

Word Value for acidemia

13
0
Scrabble Words With Friends