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[hyper- + metabolism] An increased rate of metabolism, e.g., as in fever, salicylate overdose, and other physiological or toxic stresses. It may be caused by sepsis and severe burn injuries. SYN: SEE: hypermetabolic state SEE: response, stress hypermetabolic (hī″pĕr-met″ă-bol′ik ), adj.
Venes, Donald, editor. "Hypermetabolism." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/765548/all/extrathyroidal_hypermetabolism.
Hypermetabolism. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/765548/all/extrathyroidal_hypermetabolism. Accessed October 22, 2019.
Hypermetabolism. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/765548/all/extrathyroidal_hypermetabolism
Hypermetabolism [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 October 22]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/765548/all/extrathyroidal_hypermetabolism.
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