hyphemia


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hyphemia

 [hi-fe´me-ah]
1. deficiency of blood to a part.
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hy·po·vo·le·mi·a

(hī'pō-vō-lē'mē-ă), Do not confuse this word with hypovolia.
A decreased amount of blood in the body.
Synonym(s): hyphemia
[hypo- + L. volumen, volume, + G. haima, blood]
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hyphemia

(1) Hyphaema. 
(2) Obsolete for hypovolemia. 
(3) Obsolete for anaemia.
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hy·po·vo·le·mi·a

(hī'pō-vŏ-lē'mē-ă)
A decreased amount of blood volume in the body.
Synonym(s): hyphemia, hypovolaemia.
[hypo- + L. volumen, volume, + G. haima, blood]
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