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hy·po·ther·mi·a

 (hī′pə-thûr′mē-ə)
n.
Abnormally low body temperature.

[hypo- + Greek thermē, heat; see gwher- in Indo-European roots + -ia.]

hy′po·ther′mic (-mĭk) adj.
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hypothermia

(ˌhaɪpəʊˈθɜːmɪə)
n
1. (Pathology) pathol an abnormally low body temperature, as induced in the elderly by exposure to cold weather
2. (Medicine) med the intentional reduction of normal body temperature, as by ice packs, to reduce the patient's metabolic rate: performed esp in heart and brain surgery
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hy•po•ther•mi•a

(ˌhaɪ pəˈθɜr mi ə)

n.
subnormal body temperature.
[1885–90]
hy`po•ther′mic, adj.
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hy·po·ther·mi·a

(hī′pə-thûr′mē-ə)
Abnormally low body temperature, often caused by prolonged exposure to cold.
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hypothermia

a condition in which the body temperature is abnormally low. — hypothermal, adj.
See also: Body, Human
an abnormally low body temperature, sometimes induced as treatment for disease.
See also: Disease and Illness
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hypothermia - subnormal body temperaturehypothermia - subnormal body temperature    
physical condition, physiological condition, physiological state - the condition or state of the body or bodily functions
hyperthermia, hyperthermy - abnormally high body temperature; sometimes induced (as in treating some forms of cancer)
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Translations
podchlazení

hypothermia

[ˌhaɪpəʊˈθɜːmɪə] Nhipotermia f
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hypothermia

[ˌhaɪpəʊˈθɜːrmiə] nhypothermie f
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hypothermia

nUnterkühlung f, → Kältetod m
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hypothermia

[ˌhaɪpəʊˈθɜːmɪə] n (Med) → ipotermia
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hy·po·ther·mi·a

n. hipotermia, temperatura baja.
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hypothermia

n hipotermia
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A MAN died of hypothermia at his remote house which had no heating, an inquest heard.
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At least 800 sheep and goats in Taita Taveta have died from hypothermia condition, a report from Department of Livestock Veterinary Laboratory in Mariakani has established.
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Therapeutic hypothermia is considered as a standard of care in the treatment of moderate to severe hypoxic ischaemic encephalopathy in neonates [greater than or equal to]36 weeks of gestation and is considered safe and effective.
Post-operative hypothermia is defined as a core body temperature below 36 degrees Celsius (Hart, S., Bordes, Hart, J., Corsino, & Harmon, D.
It is well known that inadvertent perioperative hypothermia continues to be a significant challenge for patients undergoing surgical procedures, in spite of the efforts of the Surgical Care Improvement Project (SCIP).