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acetonemia, acetonaemia

a condition caused by elevated levels of acetone in the blood.
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Noun1.acetonemia - an abnormal increase of ketone bodies in the blood as in diabetes mellitusacetonemia - an abnormal increase of ketone bodies in the blood as in diabetes mellitus
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
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n. acetonemia, exceso de acetona en la sangre.
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Energy and ketosis (or acetonemia) and fatty liver syndrome
Three exploratory clinical studies investigating the effect of ginger on nausea/emesis resulting from other causes (acetonemia (Careddu, 1986) or cytostatics (Meyer et al., 1995; Pace, 1987)) showed a trend of effectiveness, which needs to be confirmed in further studies (Tables 1 and 2).
We don't experience problems with acetonemia, displaced abomasum, and slow recovery of sick animals which plagued us 40 years ago.