Hyperlipidaemia



/ˌhaɪpəˌlɪpɪˈdiːmɪə/
noun
1.
an abnormally high level of lipids, esp cholesterol, in the blood, predisposing to atherosclerosis and other arterial diseases

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    [hahy-per-li-pee-mee-uh, -lahy-] /ˌhaɪ pər lɪˈpi mi ə, -laɪ-/ noun 1. excessive amounts of fat and fatty substances in the blood; . hyperlipidemia hy·per·lip·i·de·mi·a (hī’pər-lĭp’ĭ-dē’mē-ə) or hy·per·lip·oi·de·mi·a (-lĭp’oi-dē’mē-ə) n. See lipemia. hyperlipemia hy·per·li·pe·mi·a (hī’pər-lĭ-pē’mē-ə, -lī-) n. See lipemia.

  • Hyperlipidemic

    [hahy-per-li-pee-mee-uh, -lahy-] /ˌhaɪ pər lɪˈpi mi ə, -laɪ-/ noun 1. excessive amounts of fat and fatty substances in the blood; . hyperlipemia hy·per·li·pe·mi·a (hī’pər-lĭ-pē’mē-ə, -lī-) n. See lipemia.



  • Hyperlipoproteinemia

    [hahy-per-lip-uh-proh-tee-nee-mee-uh, -proh-tee-uh-, -lahy-puh-] /ˌhaɪ pərˌlɪp əˌproʊ tiˈni mi ə, -ˌproʊ ti ə-, -ˌlaɪ pə-/ noun 1. Pathology. any of various disorders of metabolism, usually characterized by abnormally high levels of cholesterol and certain in the blood. hyperlipoproteinemia hy·per·lip·o·pro·tein·e·mi·a (hī’pər-lĭp’ō-prō’tē-nē’mē-ə, -tē-ə-nē’-, -lī’pō-) n. A condition marked by an abnormally high level of lipoproteins in the blood.

  • Hyperliposis

    hyperliposis hy·per·li·po·sis (hī’pər-lĭ-pō’sĭs) n.



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