acetonuria

[ uh-see-toh-noo r-ee-uh, -nyoo r-, as-i-toh- ]
/ əˌsi toʊˈnʊər i ə, -ˈnyʊər-, ˌæs ɪ toʊ- /

noun Pathology.

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British Dictionary definitions for acetonuria

acetonuria
/ (ˌəsiːtəʊˈnjʊərɪə, əˌsiːtə-) /

noun

another name for ketonuria
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Medical definitions for acetonuria

acetonuria
[ ăs′ĭ-tōn-yurē-ə ]

n.

The excretion in the urine of excessive amounts of acetone, an indication of incomplete oxidation of large amounts of fat, and common in diabetic acidosis.
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