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  • 121Euphoria — Elevated mood. Euphoria is a desirable and natural occurrence when it results from happy or exciting events. An excessive degree of euphoria that is not linked to events is characteristic of hypomania or mania, abnormal mood states associated… …

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  • 122Hyperchloremia — Elevated blood levels of chloride. Chloride is the major anion found in the fluid outside of cells and in blood. An anion is the negatively charged part of certain substances such as table salt (NaCl) when dissolved in liquid. Sea water has… …

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  • 123Hypernatremia — Elevated blood sodium. Sodium is the major positive ion (cation) in fluid outside of cells. The chemical notation for sodium is Na+ (from natrium, a synonym for sodium). When combined with chloride (Cl), the resulting substance is table salt… …

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  • 124β-hydroxypropionic aciduria — Elevated levels of β hydroxypropionic acid in the urine; seen in defects in methylmalonic acid and propionate metabolism, as well as in ketotic hyperglycinemia syndrome …

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  • 125fumaric acidemia — Elevated levels of fumarate in blood plasma; due to a decrease in activity of fumarate hydratase …

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  • 126glutathionuria — Elevated glutathione and/or glutathione disulfide levels in the urine. * * * glu·ta·thi·on·uria (gloo″tə thi″on uґre ə) 1. the excretion of excessive amounts of glutathione in the urine. 2. γ glutamyl transpeptidase… …

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  • 1274-hydroxybutyric aciduria — Elevated levels of 4 hydroxybutyrate in the urine. An inherited disorder that can lead to hypotonia and mental retardation …

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  • 128hyperalaninemia — Elevated levels of alanine in the serum …

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  • 129hyper-β-alaninemia — Elevated levels of β alanine in the serum; believed to be due to a deficiency of β alanine:pyruvate aminotransferase; leads to impaired CNS function …

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  • 130hyper-β-aminoisobutyric aciduria — Elevated levels of β aminoisobutyric acid in the urine; believed to be due to a deficiency of liver β aminoisobutyrate:pyruvate aminotransferase …

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  • 131hyperamylasemia — Elevated serum amylase, usually seen as one of the manifestations of acute pancreatitis. [hyper + amylase, + G. haima, blood] * * * hy·per·am·y·las·emia or chiefly Brit hy·per·am·y·las·ae·mia .hī pə .ram ə .lā sē mē ə n the presence of an excess… …

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  • 132hyperargininemia — Elevated levels of arginine in the blood plasma; usually associated with a deficiency of arginase. * * * hy·per·ar·gin·in·emia (hi″pər ahr″jĭ nĭ neґme ə) 1. arginase deficiency. 2. excess of arginine in the blood …

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  • 133hyperfructosemia — Elevated serum fructose levels …

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  • 134hyperglyceridemia — Elevated plasma concentration of glycerides. endogenous h. type IV familial hyperlipoproteinemia or, more commonly, a nonfamilial sporadic variety. exogenous h. persistent h. due to retarded rate of removal from plasma of chylomicrons of …

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  • 135hyperheparinemia — Elevated plasma concentrations of heparin; believed to be the cause of a heritable bleeding tendency; probably autosomal dominant inheritance. * * * hy·per·hep·a·rin·emia or chiefly Brit hy·per·hep·a·rin·ae·mia .hep ə rə nē mē ə n the presence… …

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  • 136hyperimidodipeptiduria — Elevated levels of imidodipeptides ( e.g., Xaa Pro) in the urine; due to a deficiency of prolidase. * * * hy·per·im·ido·di·pep·tid·uria (hi″pər im″ĭ do di pep″tĭ duґre ə) 1. prolidase deficiency. 2.… …

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  • 137hyperketonemia — Elevated concentrations of ketone bodies in the blood. * * * hy·per·ke·to·ne·mia or chiefly Brit hy·per·ke·to·nae·mia .kē tə nē mē ə n KETONEMIA (1) * * * hy·per·ke·ton·emia (hi″pər ke″to neґme ə) ketonemia …

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  • 138hyperlipemia — Elevated levels of lipids in the blood plasma. There are several types of h.. One is associated with a deficiency of δ aminoadipic semialdehyde synthase. SEE ALSO: lipemia. carbohydrate induced h. SYN: type III familial hyperlipoproteinemia, type …

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  • 139hypermethioninemia — Elevated levels of methionine in the sera. * * * hy·per·me·thi·o·nin·emia (hi″pər mə thi″o nĭ neґme ə) excess of methionine in the blood …

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  • 140hyperornithinemia — Elevated levels of ornithine in the serum; sometimes associated with hyperammonemia and homocitrullinuria. * * * hy·per·or·ni·thin·emia (hi″pər or″nĭ thĭ neґme ə) excessive ornithine in the plasma, such as occurs… …

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