Definition of ketonemia in US English:

ketonemia

(British ketonaemia)

noun

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/