Definition of afibrinogenaemia in English:

afibrinogenaemia

(also afibrinogenemia)

noun

Medicine
  • Absence of fibrinogen in the blood, usually resulting in impaired coagulation; an acquired or inherited condition characterized by this.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in Journal of the American Medical Association. From a- + fibrinogen + -aemia, after German Afibrinogenämie.

Pronunciation:

afibrinogenaemia

/ˌeɪfʌɪbrɪnədʒəˈniːmɪə//ˌeɪfɪbrɪnədʒəˈniːmɪə/