hypobetalipoproteinemia

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hypobetalipoproteinemia hy·po·be·ta·lip·o·pro·tein·e·mi·a (hī'pō-bā'tə-lĭp'ō-prō'tē-nē'mē-ə, -tē-ə-nē'-, -lī'pō-)
n.
Abnormally low levels of beta-lipoproteins in the plasma.

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hypobetalipoproteinemia

noun
a hereditary disorder characterized by low levels of beta-lipoproteins and lipids and cholesterol 
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