Definición de hypoparathyroidism en inglés:

hypoparathyroidism

Saltos de línea: hypo|para|thyr¦oid|ism
Pronunciación: /ˌhʌɪpəʊˌparəˈθʌɪrɔɪdɪz(ə)m
 
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sustantivo

[mass noun] Medicine
Diminished concentration of parathyroid hormone in the blood, which causes deficiencies of calcium and phosphorus compounds in the blood and results in muscular spasms.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Doniach postulated that Addison's disease, thyrotoxicosis, myxoedema, pernicious anaemia, and hypoparathyroidism might have the same aetiology.
  • However, this patient had no clinical evidence of either hyperparathyroidism or hypoparathyroidism.
  • Past medical history was remarkable for congenital hypoparathyroidism and seizure disorder related to hypocalcemia.

Derivativos

hypoparathyroid

adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Of perhaps greater consequence, the study concluded that the current method of treating hypoparathyroid patients fails to restore well-being and mood.
  • This patient was hypoparathyroid and thus lacked the parathyroid hormone dependent renal production of 1,25-dihyroxyvitamin D.
  • Although the four parathyroid glands are close to the thyroid gland, neither hypoparathyroid nor hyperparathyroid are thyroid disorders.

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Pronunciación: əˈnɒm(ə)ləs
adjective
deviating from what is standard, normal, or expected