Origin and Etymology of ketosis
First Known Use: 1917
Medical Definition of ketosis
2: a nutritional disease of cattle and sometimes sheep, goats, or swine that is marked by reduction of blood sugar and the presence of ketone bodies in the blood, tissues, milk, and urine and is associated with digestive and nervous disturbances
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