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hyposmia

 [hi-poz´me-ah]
diminished sensitivity of smell.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

hy·pos·mi·a

(hī-poz'mē-ă),
Diminished sense of smell, due to transport disorders (in nasal obstruction) or to sensorineural disorders (affecting the olfactory neuroepithelium or the central olfactory neural pathways); may be both hereditary or aquired. It may be general to all odorants, partial to some odorants, or specific to one or more odorants.
[hypo- + G. osmē, smell]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

hyposmia

Diminished sensitivity to smell
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

hy·pos·mi·a

(hī-poz'mē-ă)
Diminished sense of smell.
[hypo- + G. osmē, smell]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

hyposmia

A reduced sense of smell.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

hy·pos·mi·a

(hī-poz'mē-ă)
Diminished sense of smell; may be both hereditary or acquired; may be general to all odorants, partial to some odorants, or more specific.
[hypo- + G. osmē, smell]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012