[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 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for acetonemia




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

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