- The presence of excessive amounts of specific amino acid s in the blood. [amino acid + G. haima, blood]
* * *ami·no·ac·i·de·mia or chiefly Brit ami·no·ac·i·dae·mia ə-.mē-nō-.as-ə-'dē-mē-ə n a condition in which the concentration of amino acids in the blood is abnormally increased
* * *ami·no·ac·id·emia (ə-me″no-as″ĭ-deґme-ə) an excess of amino acids in the blood; called also hyperaminoacidemia.
Medical dictionary. 2011.