acetonemia

[uh-see-tuh-nee-mee-uh, as-i-tuh-]

noun Pathology.


Nearby words

  1. acetomenaphthane,
  2. acetometer,
  3. acetonaemia,
  4. acetone,
  5. acetone body,
  6. acetonitrile,
  7. acetonuria,
  8. acetophenetidin,
  9. acetophenone,
  10. acetose

Origin of acetonemia


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Medicine definitions for acetonemia

acetonemia

[ăs′ĭ-tō-nēmē-ə]

n.

The presence of acetone or ketone bodies in relatively large amounts in the blood.

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