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Relating to lipemia.


Relating to lipemia; describes milky appearance in serum and plasma.
Synonym(s): lipaemic.


(li-pe'me-a) [ lipo- + -emia]
An abnormal amount of fat in the blood.

alimentary lipemia

An accumulation of fat in the blood after eating.

lipemia retinalis

A condition in which retinal vessels appear reddish white or white; found in cases of hyperlipidemia.
See: hyperlipoproteinemialipemic (-mik), adjective
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Eight plasma lots along with each two different lots of hemolytic and lipemic plasma were processed and injected for LC-MS/MS analysis.
Table 1: Changes in the serum glucose, total cholesterol, HDL cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, triglyceride levels, and lipemic index after 4h from the meat meal consumption.
The insert sheet for one testing system cites that false negative D-dimer results may be obtained with lipemic samples.
(2013) Addition of bergamot to rosuvastatin [up arrow] Rosuvastatin- induced effect on serum lipemic profile compared to rosuvastatin alone; [down arrow] Biomarkers of oxidative vascular damage Gliozzi M et al.
Further, matrix effect needs to be checked in lipemic and haemolysed plasma samples in addition to normal [K.sub.3]EDTA plasma.
In these cases, the pediatric patients who were treated with high dose infusions of propofol over lengthy periods of time developed metabolic acidosis, lipemic serum, and refractory bradycardia progressing to asystole [4-6].
Lipemic or strongly hemolyzed samples were eliminated from the work group.
Opposite lipemic response of Wistar rats and C57BL/6 mice to dietary glucose or fructose supplementation.
These guidelines are appropriate for dogs with Cushing's disease, or whose blood tends to be lipemic (fatty), or who are prone to digestive upset.
The hemolyzed, icteric or lipemic samples were discarded to avoid analytical interferences.
In our further laboratory testing, a fasting blood sample revealed a grossly lipemic serum, with a total cholesterol level of 536.34 mg/dL (normal range=146.94-201.08 mg/dL), total triglyceride level of 5927.4 mg/dL (normal=31.15-151.3 mg/dL), and high-density cholesterol (HDL-C) level of 23.4 mg/dL (normal=35.1-93.6 mg/dL).