[kee-toh-noo r-ee-uh, -nyoo r-]

noun Medicine/Medical.

the presence of ketone bodies in the urine.

Origin of ketonuria

First recorded in 1910–15; ketone + -uria Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for ketonuria



pathol the presence of ketone bodies in the urineAlso called: acetonuria
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ketonuria in Medicine




An excessive concentration of ketone bodies in the urine.
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