ammonemia

am·mo·ne·mi·a

, ammoniemia (am'ō-nē'mē-ă, am'ō-ne-ē'mē-ă),
The presence of ammonia or some of its compounds in the blood, thought to be formed from the decomposition of urea; it usually results in subnormal temperature, weak pulse, gastroenteric symptoms, and coma.
Synonym(s): hyperammonemia
[ammonia + G. haima, blood]
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am·mo·ne·mi·a

, ammoniemia (hī'pĕr- ă-mō-nē'mē-ă)
The presence of ammonia or some of its compounds in the blood, thought to be formed from the decomposition of urea; it usually results in subnormal temperature, weak pulse, gastroenteric symptoms, and coma.
[ammonia + G. haima, blood]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

ammoniemia

, ammonemia (ă-mō″nē-ē′mē-ă) (ă-mō-nē′mē-ă) [ ammonia + -emia]
Excessive ammonia in the blood. Normally, only faint traces of ammonia are found in the blood. Increased amounts are due to a pathological condition such as impaired liver function.
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(8) L-carnitine supplementation has hastened the decrease of valproic acid-induced ammonemia in a dose-dependent manner, (10) and it is currently recommended in cases of valproic acid toxicity, especially in children.
Probiotics showed an excellent effect on lowering the level of ammonemia and endotoxemia of rats (26).