[hahy-per-ir-i-tuh-bil-i-tee] /ˌhaɪ pərˌɪr ɪ təˈbɪl ɪ ti/
hyperisotonic hy·per·i·so·ton·ic (hī’pər-ī’sə-tŏn’ĭk) adj. Having the higher osmotic pressure of two solutions.
[hahy-per-kuh-lee-mee-uh] /ˌhaɪ pər kəˈli mi ə/ noun, Pathology. 1. an abnormally high concentration of potassium in the blood. hyperkalemia hy·per·ka·le·mi·a (hī’pər-kā-lē’mē-ə) n. An abnormally high concentration of potassium ions in the blood. Also called hyperpotassemia.
- Hyperkalemic periodic paralysis
hyperkalemic periodic paralysis hy·per·ka·le·mic periodic paralysis (hī’pər-kā-lē’mĭk) n. An inherited form of periodic paralysis in which the serum potassium concentration is elevated during attacks. Onset occurs in infancy and condition is marked by frequent but mild attacks with myotonia often present.
[hahy-per-ker-uh-toh-sis] /ˌhaɪ pərˌkɛr əˈtoʊ sɪs/ noun 1. Pathology. 2. Also called x-disease. Veterinary Pathology. a disease of cattle resulting from their physical contact with or eating of objects or food contaminated by wood preservatives or machinery lubricants containing highly chlorinated naphthalenes, characterized by thickening and hardening of the skin, abnormal secretion of tears and saliva, […]