ketosis


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Related to ketosis: ketoacidosis

ke·to·sis

 (kē-tō′sĭs)
n. pl. ke·to·ses (-sēz)
A pathological increase in the production of ketone bodies.

ke·tot′ic (-tŏt′ĭk) adj.

ketosis

(kɪˈtəʊsɪs)
n
(Veterinary Science) pathol a high concentration of ketone bodies in the blood. Also called: acetonaemia

ke•to•sis

(kɪˈtoʊ sɪs)

n.
the accumulation of excessive ketone bodies in the blood and urine.
[1917; ket(one) + -osis]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ketosis - an abnormal increase of ketone bodies in the blood as in diabetes mellitusketosis - 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
Translations

ke·to·sis

n. cetosis, producción excesiva de cuerpos acetónicos como resultado del metabolismo incompleto de ácidos lípidos; acidosis.
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