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Meaning of KETOACIDOSIS

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  acidosis with an accumulation of ketone bodies; occurs primarily in diabetes mellitus
 

KETOACIDOSIS is a 12 letter word that starts with K.

 

 Synonyms: diabetic acidosis
 
 See Also: acidosis, autoimmune diabetes, growth-onset diabetes, IDDM, insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus, juvenile diabetes, juvenile-onset diabetes, ketoacidosis-prone diabetes, ketosis-prone diabetes, Type I diabetes

 

 

Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: high blood glucose, often caused by illness or taking too little insulin.
 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Ketoacidosis is the condition of acid in the blood due to the accumulation of ketone bodies.
 

 

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