hypovolaemia

/haɪpoʊvəˈlimiə/ (say huypohvuh'leemeeuh)

noun
a disorder in which the volume of blood circulating in the body decreases, as in response to dehydration or bleeding, or to drugs such as diuretics or vasodilators.
{hypo- + vol(ume) + -aemia}
hypovolaemic, adjective

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • hypovolaemia — (oligaemia) n. a decrease in the volume of circulating blood. See shock …   Medical dictionary

  • hypovolaemia — n. abnormal decrease in the volume of blood and plasma circulating throughout the body (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hypovolaemia — [ˌhʌɪpə(ʊ)və li:mɪə] (US hypovolemia) noun Medicine a decreased volume of circulating blood in the body. Derivatives hypovolaemic adjective Origin 1920s: from hypo + volume + Gk haima blood …   English new terms dictionary

  • hypovolaemia — oligaemia; n. a decrease in the volume of circulating blood. See: shock …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • hypovolaemia — noun a blood disorder consisting of a decrease in the volume of circulating blood • Syn: ↑hypovolemia • Ant: ↑hypervolemia (for: ↑hypovolemia) • Derivationally related forms: ↑hypovolaemic, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Гиповолемия (Hypovolaemia), Олигемия (Oligaemia) — уменьшение объема циркулирующей в организме крови. См. Шок. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • ГИПОВОЛЕМИЯ (HYPOVOLAEMIA), ОЛИГЕМИЯ — (oligaemia) уменьшение объема циркулирующей в организме крови. См. Шок …   Толковый словарь по медицине

  • гиповолемия — (hypovolaemia; гипо + франц. volume объем + греч. haima кровь) см. Олигемия …   Большой медицинский словарь

  • Гиповолеми́я — (hypovolaemia; гипо (Гип ) + франц. volume объем + греч. haima кровь) см. Олигемия …   Медицинская энциклопедия

  • hypovolaemic — adjective of or relating to a decrease in the volume of circulating blood • Syn: ↑hypovolemic • Pertains to noun: ↑hypovolaemia, ↑hypovolemia (for: ↑hypovolemic) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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