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Ketosis MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Ketosis
Tree Number(s)
C18.452.076.176.652
Unique ID
D007662
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007662
Annotation
high levels of ketone bodies; do not confuse with KETOSES (monosaccharides); ketogenesis is probably KETONE BODIES /‌biosyn
Scope Note
A condition characterized by an abnormally elevated concentration of KETONE BODIES in the blood (acetonemia) or urine (acetonuria). It is a sign of DIABETES COMPLICATION, starvation, alcoholism or a mitochondrial metabolic disturbance (e.g., MAPLE SYRUP URINE DISEASE).
Entry Term(s)
Acetonemia
Acetonuria
Ketoacidemia
Ketoacidosis
Ketoaciduria
Ketonemia
Ketonuria
Metabolic Ketoacidosis
Metabolic Ketosis
See Also
Ketone Bodies
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under ACIDOSIS 1975-90
Online Note
search ACIDOSIS 1966-74
History Note
91(75); was see under ACIDOSIS 1975-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2013/07/08
Ketosis Preferred
Metabolic Ketosis Narrower
Acetonemia Narrower
Ketonuria Narrower
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