hyperglycaemia


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hyperglycaemia

(ˌhaɪpəɡlaɪˈsiːmɪə) or

hyperglycemia

n
(Pathology) pathol an abnormally large amount of sugar in the blood
[C20: from hyper- + glyco- + -aemia]
ˌhyperglyˈcaemic, ˌhyperglyˈcemic adj
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hyperglycaemia - abnormally high blood sugar usually associated with diabetes
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
Translations

hyperglycaemia

[ˌhaɪpəglaɪˈsiːmɪə] hyperglycemia (US) Nhiperglucemia f

hyperglycaemia

, (US) hyperglycemia
nHyperglykämie f (spec), → Überzuckerung f
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uk; telephone: 020 7831 0022 Diabetes error In Monday's Echo in a story about diabetes on page 18 we incorrectly stated"When the balance isn't right one of two things can happen, either blood glucose drops too low and hyperglycaemia results.
Optimising care in those with diabetes should be a priority and given the number of undiagnosed cases, any patient who presents with hyperglycaemia and a suspected coronary event should undergo diagnostic tests for diabetes.
1,2] Recently, in KwaZulu-Natal province, at least 4 infants with galactosaemia have been affected by the phenomenon of galactose interfering with glucose meters and producing high readings, resulting in the misdiagnosis of hyperglycaemia.