ketosis'

ketosis

[ki-toh-sis]
noun Pathology.
the accumulation of excessive ketones in the body, as in diabetic acidosis.

Origin:
1915–20; ket- + -osis

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

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ketosis ke·to·sis (kē-tō'sĭs)
n. pl. ke·to·ses (-sēz)
A pathological increase in the production of ketone bodies, as in uncontrolled diabetes mellitus.

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