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24 Aug 2007

ketone in urine

what does that mean?
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Sonja

Thank you for visiting

Ketonuria offers clues to the causes of metabolic acidosis. It is present in starvation, in uncontrolled diabetes mellitus, and occasionally in ethanol intoxication. It is not specific for intrinsic urinary system disease.

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Dr Anrich Burger
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