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ac·i·de·mi·a

 (ăs′ĭ-dē′mē-ə)
n.
Abnormal acidity of the blood.

acidemia

(ˌæsɪˈdiːmɪə)
n
a state of abnormally high acidity of the blood due to an increase in hydrogen ions
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Noun1.acidemia - a blood disorder characterized by an increased concentration of hydrogen ions in the blood (which falls below 7 on the pH scale)acidemia - a blood disorder characterized by an increased concentration of hydrogen ions in the blood (which falls below 7 on the pH scale)
blood disease, blood disorder - a disease or disorder of the blood
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ac·i·de·mi·a

n. acidemia, exceso de ácido en la sangre.
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van 't HoffW G, Dixon M, Tayolr J, et al C ombined liver-kidney transplantation in methylmalonic acidemia.
It took them seven years to find out that Elnnaz, now 13, is suffering from methylmalonic acidemia (MMA), a rare hereditary disorder where patients have difficulty breaking down and using certain amino and fatty acids from the food they eat.
Elnaz Zein Ali, an Iranian whose 13-year-old daughter suffers from Methylmalonic Acidemia (MMA) said dealing with the disease has been extremely difficult for his family.
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A broad variety of defects in vitamin B12 processing, known as cobalaminopathies, can lead to disorders with a biochemical overlap with methylmalonic acidemia.
A wide range of genetic conditions was represented in the study population, such as metabolic disorders, proprionic acidemia, methylmalonic acidemia, arginosiccinic acidemia; and Lesch-Nyhan syndrome, Schinzel-Giedion syndrome, tuberous sclerosis, Down syndrome, and fragile X syndrome.
She has methylmalonic acidemia which is a protein deficiency and was first diagnosed when she was eight months old.
Instead of ethylene glycol poisoning, the child was found to suffer from a rare genetic disease, methylmalonic acidemia (MMA).
However, upon the birth of a second baby, doctors found that the infant had a rare disease, methylmalonic acidemia, which in fact, had caused the death of the first child.
Diagnosed with methylmalonic acidemia (MMA), a severe metabolic disorder, the baby recovered when treated for a deficiency of camitine, the essential amino acid he was unable to metabolize because of a genetic disorder.
A double-transplant surgery on the youngest child to ever receive a new kidney and liver as treatment for methylmalonic acidemia, a deadly metabolic disorder