ketoacidosis

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ketoacidosis ke·to·ac·i·do·sis (kē'tō-ās'ĭ-dō'sĭs)
n.
Acidosis caused by the increased production of ketone bodies, as in diabetic acidosis.

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ketoacidosis

noun
acidosis with an accumulation of ketone bodies; occurs primarily in diabetes mellitus 
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