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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
The laboratory test results indicated lymphopenia, hypoproteinemia and elevated lactic dehydrogenase and C reactive protein levels.
Additionally, horses with hypoproteinemia (low protein blood levels) are five times more likely to develop thrombophlebitis than horses without hypoproteinemia.
Effects of hypoproteinemia and increased vascular pressure on lung fluid balance in sheep.
Indeterminate QFT-IT results were associated with anaemia, lymphocytopenia, hypoproteinemia, and hypoalbuminemia.