Definition of acetonaemia in English:

acetonaemia

Line breaks: aceto|naemia
Pronunciation: /ˌasɪtə(ʊ)ˈniːmɪə
 
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noun

  • another term for ketosis.
    More example sentences
    • The major problem is to differentiate indigestion from acetonaemia and traumatic reticuloperitonitis.
    • The signs of anaemia and acetonaemia are general appetite loss and various indications of general lethargy in the cow.
    • The clinical characteristics of acetonaemia are hypoglycaemia, depressed appetite, with high levels of serum fatty acids and ketones.

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