Abetalipoproteinemia

All possible synonyms of the word Abetalipoproteinemia as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Abetalipoproteinemia

Definition

  • a rare inherited disorder of fat metabolism; characterized by severe deficiency of beta-lipoproteins and abnormal red blood cells (acanthocytes) and abnormally low cholesterol levels

Synonyms

  • abetalipoproteinemia

Hypernyms

  • hypobetalipoproteinemia: a hereditary disorder characterized by low levels of beta-lipoproteins and lipids and cholesterol
  • lipidosis: a disorder of lipid metabolism; abnormal levels of certain fats accumulate in the body
  • genetic disease, genetic disorder, genetic abnormality, genetic defect, congenital disease, inherited disease, inherited disorder, hereditary disease, hereditary condition: a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically

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