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hypoproteinemia

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  • n. A deficiency of protein in the blood

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  • n. abnormally low level of protein in the blood; can indicate inadequate diet or intestinal or renal disorders

Etymologies

hypo- +‎ proteinemia (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The laboratory test results indicated lymphopenia, hypoproteinemia and elevated lactic dehydrogenase and C reactive protein levels.

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  • Additionally, horses with hypoproteinemia (low protein blood levels) are five times more likely to develop thrombophlebitis than horses without hypoproteinemia.

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  • Effects of hypoproteinemia and increased vascular pressure on lung fluid balance in sheep.

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  • Indeterminate QFT-IT results were associated with anaemia, lymphocytopenia, hypoproteinemia, and hypoalbuminemia.

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