Definition of ketonaemia in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌkiːtə(ʊ)ˈniːmɪə/
(US ketonemia)


[mass noun] Medicine
The presence of an abnormally high concentration of ketone bodies in the blood.
Example sentences
  • Seriously ill patients are easy to detect clinically, but well-appearing diabetic patients who present with vague symptoms such as malaise, nausea and hyperglycemia with ketonemia are more difficult to identify.
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