Medical Dictionary

ketonemia

noun ke·to·ne·mia
variants: or chiefly British

ketonaemia

\ˌkēt-ə-ˈnē-mē-ə\play

Medical Definition of ketonemia

  1. 1:  a condition marked by an abnormal increase of ketone bodies in the circulating blood—called also hyperketonemia

  2. 2:  ketosis 2

ketonemic

or chiefly British

ketonaemic

\-ˈnē-mik\play adjective

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up ketonemia? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

the point at which something begins

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!