hyperuricemia etymology

English word hyperuricemia comes from English hyper-, English -emia ((chiefly, US).), English uric (Pertaining to, contained in, or obtained from urine.)

Detailed word origin of hyperuricemia

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
hyper- English (eng) Excessive. Existing in more than three spatial dimensions. Linked non-sequentially. Over, above or beyond.
-emia English (eng) (chiefly, US).
uric English (eng) Pertaining to, contained in, or obtained from urine.
hyperuricemia English (eng) An abnormally high level of uric acid in one's blood.

Words with the same origin as hyperuricemia

Descendants of hyper-
hyperactive hyperalphalipoproteinemia hyperbaric hyperdrive hyperestrogenic hypergranularity hyperinstrument hyperinvasive hyperkähler hyperlacticemia hyperlipidaemia hypermeter hypermiling hyperoperator hyperrational hypersensitive hypersensitivity hypersleep hyperspace hyperspeed hypersynchronous hypertension hypertoxic hypertriacylglycerolemia hyperventilate
Descendants of -emia
abetalipoproteinemia acetaldehydemia acidemia carotenemia cupremia fibrinogenemia hyperargininemia hypercholesterinemia hyperfructosemia hyperglucagonemia hyperglyceridemia hyperglyoxylemia hyperketonemia hyperlipoproteinemia hyperpipecolatemia hyperthyroxinemia hypocortisolemia hypouricemia lactatemia sarcosinemia thalassemic thrombocytemia tularemia urinemia
Descendants of uric
glycoluril uroxanic