Definition of oligaemic in English:



  • See oligaemia

    • ‘Within 2 hours of admission he suddenly went into oligaemic shock.’
    • ‘In vascular lung disease, which was suspected in our patient, regions of hyperemic (higher attenuation) lung mimic ground-glass infiltrates when seen adjacent to oligemic (lower attenuation) regions of lung.’
    • ‘The onset of oligaemic shock is assessed by monitoring urine flow and, additionally, deep body temperature.’
    • ‘The chest radiograph will show oligaemic lung fields.’
    • ‘Features thought to be associated with neuro-degenerative diseases include oligaemic episodes and increased iron concentrations in discrete brain regions.’