Font Size
A
A
A

Definition of Diabetic ketoacidosis

Diabetic ketoacidosis: High blood glucose with the presence of ketones in the urine and bloodstream, often caused by taking too little insulin or during illness. See: Ketoacidosis.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
http://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=39573
Last Editorial Review: 10/9/2012

Medical Dictionary Definitions A - Z

Search Medical Dictionary





Medical Dictionary