Definition of hyperlipidemia in English:

hyperlipidemia

(British hyperlipidaemia)

noun

  • An abnormally high concentration of fats or lipids in the blood.

    • ‘They should also be screened for hyperlipidaemia and diabetes.’
    • ‘He had no history of hypertension, diabetes mellitus, or hyperlipidemia.’
    • ‘In some settings, this may include drugs to optimise risk factors such as hypertension, diabetes, and hyperlipidaemia.’
    • ‘She had insulin dependent type 2 diabetes, with hypertension and hyperlipidaemia.’
    • ‘Several other risk factors for cardiovascular disease, such as obesity, diabetes mellitus, and hyperlipidemia, are also correlated with CRP levels.’
    • ‘The six programmes that used financial incentives for patients were for asthma, depression, hyperlipidaemia, and hypertension.’
    • ‘The prevalence ratios for diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidaemia, and smoking changed less or did not change significantly.’
    • ‘Like hypertension and cigarette smoking, diabetes mellitus and hyperlipidemia are modifiable risk factors for stroke.’
    • ‘What methods of lipid lowering decrease overall mortality rates in patients with hyperlipidemia?’
    • ‘In addition, persons with diabetes mellitus and hyperlipidemia are more likely to have nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.’

Pronunciation

hyperlipidemia

/ˌhīpərˌlipəˈdēmēə/