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hydremia

 [hi-dre´me-ah]
excess of water in the blood, so that it has a low osmolality; see also hypo-osmolality.
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hy·dre·mi·a

(hī-drē'mē-ă),
A condition in which the blood volume is increased as a result of an increase in the water content of plasma, with or without a reduction in the concentration of protein; there is an excess of plasma in proportion to the cellular elements and a corresponding decrease in hematocrit.
[hydr- + G. haima, blood]
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hy·dre·mi·a

(hī-drē'mē-ă)
A condition in which the blood volume is increased as a result of an increase in the water content of plasma.
Synonym(s): hydraemia.
[hydr- + G. haima, blood]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

hy·dre·mi·a

(hī-drē'mē-ă)
A condition in which the blood volume is increased due to increased water content of plasma, with or without a reduction in the concentration of protein.
Synonym(s): hydraemia.
[hydr- + G. haima, blood]
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