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lithemia

[li-thee-mee-uh] /lɪˈθi mi ə/
noun, Medicine/Medical
1.
the presence of an excessive amount of uric acid in the blood.
Also, lithaemia.
Also called uricacidemia.
Origin
< Neo-Latin lithaemia. See lith-, -emia
Related forms
lithemic, lithaemic, adjective
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