Definition of ketonaemia in English:

ketonaemia

(US ketonemia)

noun

Medicine
  • [mass noun] 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:

ketonaemia

/ˌkiːtə(ʊ)ˈniːmɪə/