hyperglycemia

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hy·per·gly·ce·mi·a

 (hī′pər-glī-sē′mē-ə)
n.
The presence of an abnormally high concentration of glucose in the blood.

hy′per·gly·ce′mic (-mĭk) adj.

hy•per•gly•ce•mi•a

(ˌhaɪ pər glaɪˈsi mi ə)

n.
an abnormally high level of glucose in the blood.
[1890–95; hyper- + glyc(o)- + -emia]
hy`per•gly•ce′mic, adj.

hyperglycemia

a condition in which the level of glucose in the blood is abnormally high. — hyperglycemic, adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hyperglycemia - 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
hypoglycaemia, hypoglycemia - abnormally low blood sugar usually resulting from excessive insulin or a poor diet
Translations

hy·per·gly·ce·mi·a

n. hiperglucemia, aumento excesivo de azúcar en la sangre.

hyperglycemia

n hiperglucemia
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In addition, increase in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL) oxidation due to hyperglicemia has been shown in patients with DM with vascular complications.
Moreover, it was demonstrated that the application of the CD44 monoclonal antibody protected mice fed with a high-fat diet against insulin resistance, liver steatosis, and hyperglicemia [26].
Comparable effects of persisting hyperglicemia on inflammatory factors were also determined at the protein level with TNF-[alpha], IL-1[beta], and IL-6 in untreated or vehicle-treated SDT rats roughly 5.0-fold, 6.0-fold, and 7.9-fold higher (P < 0.001) than in SD controls (Figures 12(b), 12(d), and 12(f)).