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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.
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ketotic

(kɪˈtɒtɪk)
adj
(Pathology) pathol of, caused by or relating to ketosis
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ketotic

adj cetónico
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There was no statistically significant difference in the mean RBS (p value- 0.123) or the mean HbA1c value (p value- 0.364) between the ketotic group and the non ketotic group.
It may also be due to ketotic hypoglycaemia, where hunger and low blood glucose in the middle of the night triggers vomiting.
8 (14.5%) and 7 (12.7%) respectively; others were macro vascular, peripheral neuropathy with foot ulcer, diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperosmolar non ketotic coma (HONK), other associated complications were hypertriglyceridemia in 21 (38%) and 6 (11%) hypertension.
Accordingly the use of milk ketone body concentrations to discriminate ketotic cows proved to be almost as reliable as blood ketone body concentrations.
Thyroid function tests were performed following a ketotic or ketoacidotic period, after establishing euglycemia in the patients.
By carefully controlling her glycemic intake and starting her on caprylic acid (a medium-chain triglyceride, which was used to maintain a ketotic state), 1 tablespoon 3 times daily, we were able to reduce the frequency of her episodes by 80% to 90%.
Due to the suspicion of non ketotic hyperglycinemia (NKH), Illumina Inherited Disease Sequencing Panel analysis performed and it was negative for NKH genes (glycine decarboxylase-GLDC, aminomethyltransferase, glycine cleavage system H protein-GCSH genes).
However, patients were advised about possible recurrence with future fasting or dieting, as well as other ketotic states.
Peng et al., "Acetoacetate induces hepatocytes apoptosis by the ROS-mediated MAPKs pathway in ketotic cows," Journal of Cellular Physiology, vol.
Inducement of ketotic symptoms in lacting cows by reducing ther plane of nutrition.
Poorly regulated diabetic cats may accumulate compounds called ketones in their bloodstream, leading to ketotic breath that has a "sickly sweet" tinge to it.
In addition, ECG should also be evaluated during other ketotic events in addition to diabetes because ketosis and ketoacidosis are responsible for QTc prolongation.