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[ kee-toh-nee-mee-uh ]
/ ˌki toʊˈni mi ə /

noun Medicine/Medical.

the presence of ketone bodies in the blood.

Nearby words

ketolytic, ketonaemia, ketone, ketone body, ketone group, ketonemia, ketonic, ketonuria, ketose, ketosis, ketosteroid

Origin of ketonemia Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for ketonemia


[ kē′tə-nēmē-ə ]


The presence of detectable levels of ketone bodies in the plasma.
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