carotenemia(redirected from carotinemia)
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Carotene in the blood, especially pertaining to increased quantities, which sometimes cause a pale yellow-red pigmentation of the skin that may resemble icterus.
The presence of excess carotene in the blood, often resulting in yellowing of the skin.
carotenemiaTransient yellowing of skin due to excess dietary carotene, seen in infants fed too much carrots or adults consuming mucho carrots or beta carotene.
Surfeit of blood carotene, which sometimes causes a pale yellow-red dermal pigmentation.