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cholesterolemia

[kuh-les-ter-uh-lee-mee-uh] /kəˌlɛs tər əˈli mi ə/
noun, Pathology
1.
the presence of an abnormal amount of cholesterol in the blood.
Also, cholesteremia.
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cholesterolaemia

/kəˌlɛstərəˈliːmɪə/
noun
1.
the presence of abnormally high levels of cholesterol in the blood
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cholesterolemia in Medicine

cholesterolemia cho·les·ter·ol·e·mi·a (kə-lěs'tər-ə-lē'mē-ə) or cho·les·ter·e·mi·a (kə-lěs'tə-rē'mē-ə)
n.
The presence of elevated levels of cholesterol in the blood.

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