hypocalcemia

hypocalcemia

[hahy-poh-kal-see-mee-uh]
noun Pathology.
an abnormally small amount of calcium in the blood.

Origin:
1920–25; hypo- + calc- + -emia

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hypocalcemia hy·po·cal·ce·mi·a (hī'pō-kāl-sē'mē-ə)
n.
Abnormally low levels of calcium in blood.


hy'po·cal·ce'mic adj.
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