Definition of ketonemia in English:

ketonemia

noun

(British ketonaemia)
Medicine
  • The presence of an abnormally high concentration of ketone bodies in the blood.

    • ‘Seriously ill patients are easy to detect clinically, but well-appearing diabetic patients who present with vague symptoms such as malaise, nausea and hyperglycemia with ketonemia are more difficult to identify.’

Pronunciation

ketonemia

/ˌkēdəˈnēmēə/ /ˌkidəˈnimiə/