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ke·tot·ic

(kē-tot'ik),
Pertaining to ketone bodies. The presence of acidosis due to excess ketone body production such as occurs in uncontrolled Type 1 diabetes.
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ke·tot·ic

(kē-tot'ik)
Pertaining to ketone bodies; presence of acidosis due to excess ketone body production such as occurs in uncontrolled Type 1 diabetes.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

ketotic

Pertaining to KETOSIS.
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There was no statistically significant difference in the mean duration of symptoms to diagnosis in children with ketotic symptoms when compared to those without ketotic symptoms.
In addition to some similarities in phenotypic features shown in Table 1, our patient also has growth hormone deficiency and recurrent ketotic hypoglycaemia.
(1992), Duffield (2000) and Pourjafar and Heidari (2003) recorded higher incidence 30.33, 34 and 38 percent, respectively in ketotic cows.
It seemed feasible that 2-pentanone was produced in ketotic humans by a similar pathway to that used in filamentous fungi.
Physicians should initiate treatment with insulin for children and adolescents who are ketotic or present with diabetic ketoacidosis; children in whom the distinction between type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes is unclear; and those whose [HbA.sub.1c] is greater than 9% or plasma glucose concentration is 250 mg/dL or higher.
Symptomatic patients who are losing weight rapidly or are ketotic should receive insulin therapy immediately.
Hyperosmolar Non Ketotic Coma and Hypoglycaemia accounted for 2.8% and 2.1% of all diabetic admissions respectively.
Hepatic fibroblast growth factor 21 is regulated by PPAR[alpha] and is a key mediator of hepatic lipid metabolism in ketotic states.
Alternative Methods of Seizure Management (Freeman, Freeman, & Kelly, 2000; Hemingway, Freeman, Pillas, & Pyzik, 2001; Jarrar & Buchhalter, 2003; Farooqui, Boswell, Hemphill, & Pearlman, 2001) Therapy Description Remarks Ketogenic Ketotic state Exact mechanism diet initiated with is unknown.
The ketotic patient may be very confused and even appear drunk.