Definition of hyperlipaemia in English:

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hyperlipaemia

Pronunciation: /ˌhʌɪpəlɪˈpiːmɪə/
(US hyperlipemia)

noun

[mass noun] Medicine
An abnormally high concentration of fats or lipids in the blood.
Example sentences
  • The new recommended dose of fenofibrate for the treatment of primary hypercholesterolemia or mixed hyperlipemia is 145 mg per day.
  • This research covered six areas of illness: tuberculosis, digestive disorders, ademonia, hyperlipemia, cardiac arrest and cancer.
  • Studies using transgenic manipulations of the dAkh gene demonstrated that AKH induced both hypertrehalosemia and hyperlipemia.

Derivatives

hyperlipaemic

adjective
Example sentences
  • Hence, at the very least, R. guttata are not hyperlipemic in response to injections of endogenous AKHs.
  • Cells were quiesced for 48 h and stimulated with either hyperlipemic or normolipemic sera.
  • Postmortem examination of hyperlipemic miniature horses has revealed fatty infiltration of the liver and kidneys.

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