Ketosis

Ketosis is a form of acidosis (acidic blood) that commonly occurs in diabetes. Ketosis is caused by excessive production of ketones in the blood, which can occur in starvation, undiagnosed diabetes, or in poorly controlled diabetes. Undiagnosed ketosis can rapidly progress to Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA), which is a life-threatening ...

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Introduction: Ketosis

Summary: Presence of elevated levels of ketone bodies in the body. ...1,2

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Causes List: Ketosis

Some of the causes of the condition may include:3 Causes of Ketosis:

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Causes List for Ketosis

Some possible causes of Ketosis or similar disorders may include:4

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Types of Ketosis

Some of the types of this condition may include:5 Types of Ketosis:

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Names and Terminology

Synonyms: Ketonemia ...Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH)6 ...

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References

  1. [from HPO]
  2. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/ gtr/ conditions/ CN001760/ 
  3. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  4. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  5. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  6. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/ gtr/ conditions/ CN001760/ 

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