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lipemia

 [lĭ-pe´me-ah]
alimentary lipemia that occurring after eating.
lipemia retina´lis a milky appearance of the veins and arteries of the retina, occurring when the lipids of the blood exceed 5 per cent and in diabetes mellitus and leukemia.

li·pe·mi·a

(li-pē'mē-ă),
The presence of an abnormally high concentration of lipids in the circulating blood.
[lipid + G. haima, blood]

lipemia

/lip·emia/ (lĭ-pe´me-ah) hyperlipidemia.lipe´mic
alimentary lipemia  that occurring after ingestion of food.
lipemia retina´lis  that manifested by a milky appearance of the veins and arteries of the retina.

lipemia

[lipē′mē·ə]
Etymology: Gk, lipos + haima, blood
chylomicrons in plasma causing the plasma to appear cloudy. It occurs following a heavy or fatty meal or may indicate a metabolic lipid disorder.

li·pe·mi·a

(li-pē'mē-ă)
The presence of an abnormally high concentration of lipids in the circulating blood.
Synonym(s): hyperlipidemia, hyperlipoidemia, lipidemia, lipoidemia, lipaemia.
[lipid + G. haima, blood]

lipemia (liˈ·p·mēˑ·),

n presence of high concentration of lipids in the bloodstream; normally observed after eating.

li·pe·mi·a

(li-pē'mē-ă)
Presence of abnormally high concentration of lipids in circulating blood.
Synonym(s): lipaemia.
[lipid + G. haima, blood]

lipemia

an excess of lipids in the blood; hyperlipemia.

alimentary lipemia
postprandial lipemia (below).
fasting lipemia
that present when food has been withheld for at least 24 hours.
postprandial lipemia
a physiological effect that occurs between 2 and 12 hours after the ingestion of food high in lipids.
lipemia-refrigeration test
refrigeration of a lipemic blood sample may distinguish between triglyceride-rich lipoproteins, which persist in the turbid sample, and chylomicra, which rise to form a flocculent top layer while the sample clears.
lipemia retinalis
that manifested by a milky appearance of the veins and arteries of the retina. Seen in hyperlipoproteinemia in dogs.