A pathological increase in the production of ketone bodies.(noun)
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Use "ketosis" in a sentence
"People who are in long term ketosis tend to adapt to it, and ketone levels actually drop somewhat."
"Have you considered getting your methyglyoxal levels checked, assuming you have been in long-term ketosis?"
"I don’t believe long term ketosis is bad for the kidneys."