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[hahy-puh-proh-tee-nee-mee-uh, -teeuh-nee-] /ˌhaɪ pəˌproʊ tiˈni mi ə, -tiəˈni-/

noun, Pathology.
an abnormally low concentration of in the blood.

hypoproteinemia hy·po·pro·tein·e·mi·a (hī’pō-prō’tē-nē’mē-ə, -tē-ə-nē’-)
Abnormally small levels of total protein in the blood.


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