ketonemia


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Noun1.ketonemia - an abnormal increase of ketone bodies in the blood as in diabetes mellitusketonemia - 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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ke·to·ne·mi·a

n. cetonemia, concentración de cuerpos cetónicos en el plasma.
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(5) Wilder at the Mayo Clinic suggested that similar benefits to fasting were achieved if ketonemia was reached through dietary manipulation and that fasting was not necessary.
DKA was diagnosed based on biochemical criteria including blood glucose of >200mg/dl, venous pH<7.3 or bicarbonate <15 mmol/L and ketonemia or ketonuria.9 Severity of DKA was categorized based on acidosis as follows.9
Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is a potentially life-threatening metabolic disturbance characterized by hyperglycemia, metabolic acidosis, and ketonemia (2).
Dairy herds are monitored for the prevalence of hyper ketonemia by regular assessment milk composition volumes above a defined threshold value.
However, hypocaloric diets may result in ketonemia with resultant increases in free fatty acids and ketonuria.
Serum ketonemia is also expected, and serum ketones will usually exceed a 1:2 dilution or [is greater than] 3 mmol/L.
Hospitalized patients (particularly those undergoing surgery or suffering from infectious/inflammatory process) who are on SGLT-2 inhibitors at home should be evaluated and closely monitored for the development of ketonemia or ketonuria during the hospital course.
Decreased reabsorption of ketones also contributes to ketonemia [36].
The most commonly used diagnostic criteria for DKA are plasma glucose >250 mg/dL (>13.9 mmol/L), arterial pH less than 7.3, presence of ketonemia and/or ketonuria.9,10 Alterations in sensorium and the need for mechanical ventilation are indicators of severe DKA, which has been reported in a retrospective matched cohort study.6 Altered mental status in our study was considered to be a predictor of DKA severity.