hypocholesterolemia

hypocholesteremia

[hahy-poh-kuh-les-tuh-ree-mee-uh]
noun Pathology.
an abnormally low amount of cholesterol in the blood.
Also, hypocholesterolemia [hahy-poh-kuh-les-ter-uh-lee-mee-uh] .


Origin:
hypo- + cholester(ol) + -emia

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hypocholesterolemia hy·po·cho·les·ter·ol·e·mi·a (hī'pō-kə-lěs'tər-ə-lē'mē-ə)
n.
Abnormally low levels of cholesterol in the blood.

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