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hypernatremia

[hahy-per-nuh-tree-mee-uh] /ˌhaɪ pər nəˈtri mi ə/
noun, Pathology
1.
an abnormally high concentration of sodium in the blood.
Also, hypernatronemia
[hahy-per-na-truh-nee-mee-uh] /ˌhaɪ pərˌnæ trəˈni mi ə/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; hyper- + natr(ium) + -emia
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hypernatremia in Medicine

hypernatremia hy·per·na·tre·mi·a (hī'pər-nə-trē'mē-ə)
n.
An abnormally high plasma concentration of sodium ions.

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