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POLYDIPSIA
HYPOGLYCEMIA
INSULINOMAS
ENDOCRINOLOGY
ENDOCRINOLOGISTS
GLAND
HORMONES
ACROMEGALY
ADRENAL GLANDS
ADRENOCORTICAL CARCINOMA
AMENORRHOEA
ANDROPAUSE
ANOVULATION
BROMOCRIPTINE
CALCIUM
CONGENITAL ADRENAL HYPERPLASIA
CONGENITAL HYPERINSULINISM
CORTISOL
DIABETIC KETOACIDOSIS
DIABETIC NEUROPATHY
DIABETIC RETINOPATHY
ENDOCRINE SYSTEM
ENDOCRINOLOGIST
ESTROGEN
FAMILIAL HYPERCHOLESTEROLEMIA
GALACTORRHEA
GOITRE
GROWTH HORMONE
GYNECOMASTIA
HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY
HYPERCHOLESTEROLEMIA
HYPERKALEMIA
HYPERPARATHYROIDISM
HYPERTHYROIDISM
HYPERTRIGLYCERIDEMIA
HYPOGONADISM
HYPOKALEMIA
HYPOMAGNESEMIA
HYPOPARATHYROIDISM
HYPOPITUITARISM
HYPOTHYROIDISM
INSULINOMA
KALLMANN SYNDROME
KENNEDY DISEASE
KETOACIDOSIS
KUSSMAUL BREATHING
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Polydipsia

  1. Polydipsia is a medical condition in which the patient ingests abnormally large amounts of fluids by mouth.
  2. Polydipsia is a medical symptom in which the patient ingests abnormally large amounts of fluids by mouth.
  3. Polydipsia is a medical term meaning abnormally large ( poly) intake of fluids by mouth.
  4. Polydipsia is a sign or symptom indicating, due to lack of sufficient insulin, the body is unable to properly metabolize carbohydrates.
  5. Polydipsia is a symptom, not a disease (cause). (Web site)

Hypoglycemia

  1. Hypoglycemia is a collection of symptoms (syndrome) brought about by an abnormally low plasma glucose level. (Web site)
  2. Hypoglycemia is a common problem in critically ill or extremely low birthweight infants.
  3. Hypoglycemia is a condition that occurs when your blood sugar ( glucose) is too low. (Web site)
  4. Hypoglycemia is a dangerous condition that can lead to seizures, coma, and death.
  5. Hypoglycemia is a medical term referring to a pathologic state produced and usually defined by a lower than normal amount of sugar (glucose) in the blood. (Web site)

Insulinomas

  1. Insulinomas are rare neuroendocrine tumour s with an incidence estimated at 1 to 4 new cases per million persons per year.
  2. Insulinomas are rare neuroendocrine tumours with an incidence estimated at 1 to 4 new cases per million persons per year. (Web site)
  3. Insulinomas are rare neuroendocrine tumours with an incidence of 4 in 5 million.
  4. Insulinomas are rare neuroendocrine tumourswith an incidence of 4 in 5 million. (Web site)
  5. Insulinomas are rare tumors that occur in about 1 out of 250,000 people.

Endocrinology

  1. Endocrinology is a branch of medicine dealing with disorders of the endocrine system and its specific secretions called hormone s.
  2. Endocrinology is a branch of medicine dealing with disorders of the endocrine system and its specific secretions called hormones .
  3. Endocrinology is a branch of medicine dealing with disorders ofthe endocrine system and its specific secretions called hormones.
  4. Endocrinology is a branch of medicine, which deals with disorders of the endocrine system and its secretions called hormones.
  5. Endocrinology is a discipline of the 20th century. (Web site)

Endocrinologists

  1. Endocrinologists are doctors who specialize in hormonal problems.
  2. Endocrinologists are experts in the understanding and diagnosis of menstrual cycle problems and infertility.
  3. Endocrinologists are particularly helpful in managing a patient's diabetes in the hospital.
  4. Endocrinologists are specialists of internal medicine or pediatrics.
  5. Endocrinologists are trained to diagnose and treat hormone problems by helping to restore the normal balance of hormones in your system.

Gland

  1. A gland is a collection of cells that releases certain chemicals, or hormones, which are important to the functioning of other organs or body systems. (Web site)
  2. Gland is a secretor organ or structure that produces or secretes essential body fluids or substances, such as hormones. (Web site)
  3. Gland: A group of special cells that make substances so that other parts of the body can work.
  4. Gland: Any organ or tissue that releases a substance to be used elsewhere in the body; endocrine glands release hormones directly into the bloodstream. (Web site)
  5. Gland: Any organ that secretes or excretes substances for further use in the body or for elimination.

Hormones

  1. HORMONES are the substances released into the bloodstream from a gland or organ.
  2. Hormones are a reasonable and safe option for women coping with menopause symptoms and like all drugs they have risks and benefits. (Web site)
  3. Hormones are also instrumental in regulating mood, growth and development, tissue function, and metabolism, as well as sending messages and acting on them.
  4. Hormones are an essential and natural part of the biology of life. (Web site)
  5. Hormones are chemical messengers released into the bloodstream by specialized glands called endocrine glands.

Acromegaly

  1. Acromegaly is a chronic condition characterized by signs such as enlargement of the hands, feet, and facial features.
  2. Acromegaly is a chronic disease caused by excessive secretion of growth hormone.
  3. Acromegaly is a chronic metabolic disorder caused by the presence of too much growth hormone.
  4. Acromegaly is a clinical syndrome that results from the excessive secretion of growth hormone (GH) or GH-releasing hormone.
  5. Acromegaly is a condition in which the pituitary gland secretes growth hormone after the normal growth of the skeleton and other organs is complete.

Adrenal Glands

  1. ADRENAL GLANDS - The pair of adrenal glands are located on top of both kidneys.
  2. Adrenal glands are triangular-shaped glands located on top of the kidneys.
  3. Adrenal glands were carefully isolated from adhering adipose tissue under a dissecting microscope and weighed immediately to the nearest 0.1 mg. (Web site)
  4. Adrenal glands were subsequently excised and carefully prepared free from adjacent tissues under a dissecting microscope. (Web site)
  5. Adrenal glands: an adrenocortical adenoma often shows the same symptoms of an adrenocortical carcinoma, including abdominal pain and loss of weight. (Web site)

Adrenocortical Carcinoma

  1. Adrenocortical Carcinoma: A Single Institution Experience Adrenocortical carcinoma (ADCC) ranks among the least common malignant endocrine tumors.
  2. Adrenocortical carcinoma is a cancer of the adrenal glands . (Web site)
  3. Adrenocortical carcinoma is a cancer that originates in the cortex of the adrenal gland. (Web site)
  4. Adrenocortical carcinoma is a carcinoma of the cortex (outer layer) of the adrenal gland.
  5. Adrenocortical carcinoma is a malignant growth that originates in the cortex, or the outer portion, of one of the two adrenal glands. (Web site)

Amenorrhoea

  1. Amenorrhoea is a condition that is for some people, particularly difficult to overcome.
  2. Amenorrhoea is a medical condition being the absence or suspension of menstruation.
  3. Amenorrhoea is a symptom of a variety of conditions, ranging from not serious to serious.
  4. Amenorrhoea is a symptom with many potential causes.
  5. Amenorrhoea is a symptom, and complications and prognosis depend on the underlying cause.

Andropause

  1. Andropause is a Hormone Imbalance due to the lack or absence of Testosterone which is the Male Hormone. (Web site)
  2. Andropause is a biochemical, physiological state, where androgens, the male hormones, decrease.
  3. Andropause is a condition in men caused by a gradual decline in testosterone levels that occurs naturally as men age.
  4. Andropause is a health problem that requires treatment.
  5. Andropause is a hormone-related condition of low-testosterone.

Anovulation

  1. Anovulation is a common cause of female infertility. (Web site)
  2. Anovulation is a common cause of gynecological hemorrhage. (Web site)
  3. Anovulation is a condition in which a woman does not release an egg for fertilization each month during her menstrual period. (Web site)
  4. Anovulation is a condition in which the ovary does not release a ripened egg each month as part of a woman's normal cycle in her reproductive years.
  5. Anovulation is a condition that affects between 6% and 15% of all women of childbearing age. (Web site)

Bromocriptine

  1. Bromocriptine is an ergoline derivative dopamine agonist that is used in the treatment of pituitary tumors and Parkinsons disease. (Web site)
  2. Bromocriptine is the drug of choice when treatment is aimed at hyperprolactin-induced anovulatory infertility.
  3. Bromocriptine is the only dopamine agonist approved for the treatment of hyperprolactinemia and the infertility it causes.
  4. Bromocriptine is the only dopamine agonist approved for the treatment of infertility. (Web site)
  5. Bromocriptine is the preferred agent for treatment of hyperprolactin-induced anovulatory infertility. (Web site)

Calcium

  1. Calcium is a key element in the human body.
  2. Calcium is an accepted adjunct to anti-osteoporosis therapy. (Web site)
  3. Calcium is an inert mineral contained in most foods. (Web site)
  4. Calcium is one of our best lines of defense against osteoporosis, a silent bone disease without symptoms or warnings.
  5. Calcium is one of the nutrients most likely to be lacking in the American diet.

Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

  1. Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia is a complicated medical condition which can affect people in many different ways.
  2. Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia is a human genetic disease caused due to mutations in the 3-beta HSD gene.
  3. Congenital adrenal hyperplasia is a disorder that affects the hormones produced by the adrenal glands.
  4. Congenital adrenal hyperplasia is a family of monogenic autosomal recessive disorders of steroidogenesis with protean clinical manifestations.
  5. Congenital adrenal hyperplasia is a general term applied to a group of several inherited enzymatic defects of cortisol biosynthesis.

Congenital Hyperinsulinism

  1. Congenital hyperinsulinism is a cause of persistent hypoglycaemia in the neonatal period. (Web site)
  2. Congenital hyperinsulinism is a disease characterized by persistent insulin secretion despite life-threatening hypoglycemia ( 3 , 18 - 21 ).
  3. Congenital hyperinsulinism is a group of genetic disorders that cause hypoglycemia in infants and children. (Web site)
  4. Congenital hyperinsulinism is a medical term referring to a variety of congenital disorders in which hypoglycemia is caused by excessive insulin secretion. (Web site)
  5. Congenital hyperinsulinism is a medical term referring to a variety of congenital disordersin which hypoglycemiais caused by excessive insulinsecretion.

Cortisol

  1. Cortisol is a hormone which is made by the adrenal glands. (Web site)
  2. Cortisol is a normal hormone produced in the outer portion, or cortex, of the adrenal glands, located above each kidney. (Web site)
  3. Cortisol is an adrenal steroid hormone necessary for life; production begins in the second month of fetal life.
  4. Cortisol is an adrenal steroid hormone necessary for life; production begins in the second year of foetal life. (Web site)
  5. Cortisol is known as a steroid hormone that is being produced in the adrenal glands in the body near the kidneys. (Web site)

Diabetic Ketoacidosis

  1. Diabetic Ketoacidosis is a condition in which the body cells are unable to get glucose due to insulin deficiency and lacks energy.
  2. Diabetic ketoacidosis is a (DKA) state inadequate of insulin levels resulting in blood high sugar accumulation and of acids and organic ketones in the blood.
  3. Diabetic ketoacidosis is a complication of diabetes . (Web site)
  4. Diabetic ketoacidosis is a complication of diabetes mellitus resulting from insufficient insulin levels.
  5. Diabetic ketoacidosis is a medical emergency Diabetic ketoacidosis should be treated in a hospital as a medical emergency.

Diabetic Neuropathy

  1. Diabetic Neuropathy is a very serious disease that usually goes undetected until it has progressed to a more serious and painful problem.
  2. Diabetic neuropathy is a common and often disabling condition complicating diabetes.
  3. Diabetic neuropathy is a common complication of diabetes , in which nerves are damaged as a result of hyperglycemia (high blood sugar levels).
  4. Diabetic neuropathy is a common complication of diabetes mellitus in which nerves are damaged as a result of hyperglycemia (high blood sugar levels).
  5. Diabetic neuropathy is a common complication of diabetes.

Diabetic Retinopathy

  1. DIABETIC RETINOPATHY is a common complication of diabetes.
  2. DIABETIC RETINOPATHY is a disease in which the small blood vessels (capillaries) in the back of the eye (retina) may bleed or form new vessels.
  3. DIABETIC RETINOPATHY is a major cause of blindness in the United States.
  4. Diabetic Retinopathy is a disease of the retina , the thin tissue that lines the back of the eye, which is a complication of diabetes .
  5. Diabetic Retinopathy is a well-illustrated, clearly structured and accessible reference guide.

Endocrine System

  1. The Endocrine system is a system that controls the body activities using hormones. (Web site)
  2. The endocrine system is a collection of glands that secrete chemical messages we call hormones .
  3. The endocrine system is a complex collection of hormone-producing glands that control basic body functions such as metabolism, growth and sexual development. (Web site)
  4. The endocrine system is a complex group of glands.
  5. The endocrine system is a complex system of glands that secrete hormones throughout the body. (Web site)

Endocrinologist

  1. An Endocrinologist is a internal medicine physician who has subspecialized in the diseases of glandular organs.
  2. An Endocrinologist is a physician who studies and treats imbalances of the endocrine system.
  3. An Endocrinologist is a specially trained doctor.
  4. An endocrinologist is a doctor who specializes in the endocrine system.
  5. An endocrinologist is a doctor who specializes in treating such disorders.

Estrogen

  1. Estrogen is a hormone, one of the moving parts of that endocrine system. (Web site)
  2. Estrogen is one of those hormones that is enjoying popularity.
  3. Estrogen is one option but a group of medications called bisphosphonates (Fosamax- and Actonel-) work at least as well. (Web site)
  4. Estrogen was less suppressive than alendronate but suppressed the expression of these genes more than raloxifene. (Web site)
  5. Estrogen: A class of female steroid hormones produced by the ovaries, adrenal glands, and the placenta in women; and in men in lower levels by the testes.

Familial Hypercholesterolemia

  1. Familial Hypercholesterolemia is a form of genetic or primary dyslipidemia, which affects 0.2% of the population.
  2. Familial hypercholesterolemia is a genetic condition that results in markedly elevated LDL-C levels beginning at birth and heart attacks at an early age.
  3. Familial hypercholesterolemia is a genetic disorder that is well understood, deadly without treatment, and well controlled with treatment.
  4. Familial hypercholesterolemia is a rare genetic disorder that can occur in families, where sufferers cannot properly metabolise cholesterol.
  5. Familial hypercholesterolemia is a rare genetic disorder that can occur in families, wherein those affected cannot properly metabolise cholesterol.

Galactorrhea

  1. Galactorrhea is a clear or milky discharge from the breasts associated with elevated prolactin. (Web site)
  2. Galactorrhea is a discharge of milk from the breast that is not associated with breastfeeding.
  3. Galactorrhea is a discharge of milk-like substance from the breast that is not associated with breast-feeding after pregnancy.
  4. Galactorrhea is a milky discharge from the nipple not associated with the normal milk production of breast-feeding.
  5. Galactorrhea is a milky discharge the from not associated nipple with Rights-managed the.

Goitre

  1. A goitre is an enlargement of the thyroid gland.
  2. Goitre is an enlargement of the thyroid gland , which is situated across the front of the neck just below the Adam's apple .
  3. Goitre is an enlargement of the thyroid gland that often produces a noticeable swelling in the front of the neck.
  4. Goitre is defined as an enlargement of the thyroid gland which can be seen as a swelling in the front of the neck. (Web site)
  5. Goitre was previously common in many areas that were deficient in iodine in the soil. (Web site)

Growth Hormone

  1. Growth hormone is a growth factor for the differentiated pancreatic beta-cell -- Nielsen et al.
  2. Growth Hormone is a drug that requires a prescription from a doctor and needs to be injected.
  3. Growth hormone is a large peptide of 191 amino acids and is relatively species-specific, so only primate growth hormone is effective in man.
  4. Growth hormone is a protein hormone of about 190 amino acids that is synthesized and secreted by cells called somatotrophs in the anterior pituitary.
  5. Growth hormone is an endocrine hormone, the release of which declines as we age.

Gynecomastia

  1. Gynecomastia is a benign complication of androgen supplementation, perhaps more frequent in elderly obese men than in young hypogonadal men. (Web site)
  2. Gynecomastia is a benign condition that frequently occurs in the male breast gland; however, the cytogenetic data on this entity are very limited.
  3. Gynecomastia is a benign enlargement of the male breast secondary to gland proliferation.
  4. Gynecomastia is a common adverse effect associated with anabolic steroid use. (Web site)
  5. Gynecomastia is a common benign male breast disease, which may exhibit mild cellular atypia in cytology specimens.

Hormone Replacement Therapy

  1. Hormone Replacement Therapy is a medical treatment that reintroduces female hormones into the body.
  2. Hormone Replacement Therapy is a phrase right out of Brave New World mentality. (Web site)
  3. Hormone Replacement Therapy is a popular menopause solution.
  4. Hormone replacement therapy is a delicate science.
  5. Hormone replacement therapy is a topic of importance for both men and women.

Hypercholesterolemia

  1. Hypercholesterolemia is a condition characterized by very high levels of cholesterol in the blood.
  2. Hypercholesterolemia is a condition that involves high cholesterol levels in blood.
  3. Hypercholesterolemia is a prerequisite for puromycin inducible damage in mouse kidney.
  4. Hypercholesterolemia is a silent disease.
  5. Hypercholesterolemia is the clinical term for high levels of cholesterol in the blood. (Web site)

Hyperkalemia

  1. Hyperkalemia is a condition caused by an abnormally high concentration of potassium in the blood.
  2. Hyperkalemia is a condition caused by higher than normal levels of potassium in the bloodstream.
  3. Hyperkalemia is a condition where you have too much potassium in your blood.
  4. Hyperkalemia is a frequent and dangerous problem in dialysis patients. (Web site)
  5. Hyperkalemia is a frequent cause of suspension of ACE-I in patients with diabetic nephropathy. (Web site)

Hyperparathyroidism

  1. Hyperparathyroidism is a common cause of hypercalcemia.
  2. Hyperparathyroidism is a condition in which your body produces too much parathyroid hormone. (Web site)
  3. Hyperparathyroidism is a condition that occurs when there is too much secretion of parathyroid hormone.
  4. Hyperparathyroidism is a disease that occurs in 1 in 700 adults, and, as the population ages, more elderly patients will acquire this common disease. (Web site)
  5. Hyperparathyroidism was diagnosed in 10 patients (12%) from 7 kindreds (15%).

Hyperthyroidism

  1. Hyperthyroidism is a by-product of decreasing levels of Human Growth Hormone, which is responsible for regulating our aging process.
  2. Hyperthyroidism is a chronic disorder except when caused by thyroiditis. (Web site)
  3. Hyperthyroidism is a common condition 1 that is associated with increased morbidity and mortality, especially because of cardiovascular complications. (Web site)
  4. Hyperthyroidism is a common disease with Graves' disease being the most common cause, affecting nearly 2% of women and 0.2% of men. (Web site)
  5. Hyperthyroidism is a condition caused by an overactive thyroid gland .

Hypertriglyceridemia

  1. Hypertriglyceridemia is a common feature of patients with increased blood pressure as well as several rodent models of hypertension.
  2. Hypertriglyceridemia is a common metabolic disorder in patients with chronic renal failure.
  3. Hypertriglyceridemia is a common pathological condition in humans of mostly unknown etiology.
  4. Hypertriglyceridemia is a commonly encountered lipid abnormality frequently associated with other lipid and metabolic derangements. (Web site)
  5. Hypertriglyceridemia is a disorder commonly encountered in clinical practice.

Hypogonadism

  1. Hypogonadism is a condition in which the body's sex glands do not produce enough hormones.
  2. Hypogonadism is a medical term for a defect of the reproductive system that results in lack of function of the gonads ( ovaries or testes). (Web site)
  3. Hypogonadism is a medical term for a defect of the reproductive system which results in lack of function of the gonads ( ovaries or testes). (Web site)
  4. Hypogonadism is a problem with small testicles and low hormone output. (Web site)
  5. Hypogonadism is a reduced or absent secretion of hormones from the sex glands (gonads).

Hypokalemia

  1. Hypokalemia is a condition of below normal levels of potassium in the blood serum.
  2. Hypokalemia is a low level of potassium in the blood.
  3. Hypokalemia is a lower-than-normal amount of potassium in the blood.
  4. Hypokalemia is a metabolic disorder that occurs when the level of potassium in the blood drops too low.
  5. Hypokalemia is a metabolic imbalance characterized by extremely low potassium levels in the blood.

Hypomagnesemia

  1. Hypomagnesemia is a common entity occurring in up to 12% of hospitalized patients .
  2. Hypomagnesemia is a common feature in patients with type 2 diabetes (5).
  3. Hypomagnesemia is a common laboratory finding in clinical practice and affects patients with a variety of underlying diseases.
  4. Hypomagnesemia is a frequent finding in the emergency department in patients with chest pain.
  5. Hypomagnesemia is a technical way of saying that the Magnesium level in the blood is too low.

Hypoparathyroidism

  1. Hypoparathyroidism is a TERRIBLE complication of parathyroid or thyroid surgery.
  2. Hypoparathyroidism is a clinical disorder characterized by hypocalcemia and hyperphosphatemia in the absence of renal failure and hypomagnesemia.
  3. Hypoparathyroidism is a condition in which the body doesn’t make enough parathyroid hormone (PTH).
  4. Hypoparathyroidism is a condition in which the body produces too little parathyroid hormone .
  5. Hypoparathyroidism is a condition in which your body secretes abnormally low levels of parathyroid hormone. (Web site)

Hypopituitarism

  1. Hypopituitarism is a clinical syndrome of deficiency in pituitary hormone production. (Web site)
  2. Hypopituitarism is a condition caused by low levels of pituitary hormones. (Web site)
  3. Hypopituitarism is a condition in which the pituitary gland does not produce enough of one or more of these hormones. (Web site)
  4. Hypopituitarism is a condition in which the pituitary gland is not producing one or more of its hormones, or is producing them at lower than normal levels.
  5. Hypopituitarism is a disease complex with variable clinical manifestations. (Web site)

Hypothyroidism

  1. Hypothyroidism is a common condition, which can go undetected if symptoms are mild.
  2. Hypothyroidism is a common hormone deficiency in dogs, while hyperthyroidism is more common in cats.
  3. Hypothyroidism is a common, treatable endocrine disorder that is more common in women and in the elderly.
  4. Hypothyroidism is a common, very treatable disorder that currently is very poorly managed by medicine with the current drug-based approach. (Web site)
  5. Hypothyroidism is a condition in which the body lacks sufficient thyroid hormone. (Web site)

Insulinoma

  1. An insulinoma is a tumor in the pancreas that produces too much insulin .
  2. An insulinoma is a tumor that usually arises from pancreatic islet cells. (Web site)
  3. An insulinoma is a usually benign tumor of the insulin-secreting cells of the pancreas.
  4. Insulinoma is a tumoral disease derived from pancreatic beta cells and is a frequent cause of hypoglycemia due to endogen hyperinsulinism.
  5. Insulinoma is a very rare pancreatic neoplasm of childhood.

Kallmann Syndrome

  1. Kallmann Syndrome is a clinically and genetically heterogeneous disorder, characterized by isolated hypogonadotropic hypogonadism and anosmia or hyposmia.
  2. Kallmann syndrome is a common X-linked recessive form of human hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism. (Web site)
  3. Kallmann syndrome is a neurological disorder characterized by various behavioral and neuroanatomical defects.
  4. Kallmann syndrome is a rare inherited disorder that mostly, but not exclusively, affects men. (Web site)
  5. Kallmann syndrome is also known as hypothalamic hypogonadism or gonadotropic hypogonadism, reflecting its disease mechanism.

Kennedy Disease

  1. Kennedy Disease is a rare, slowly progressive muscular disorder that affects males only and is inherited as an X-linked genetic trait.
  2. Kennedy disease is a disorder with progressive motor neuron degeneration that is caused by trinucleotide repeat expansion in the androgen receptor gene.
  3. Kennedy disease is a neurological condition that is also due to a mutation of the androgen receptor gene.
  4. Kennedy disease is a rare disorder.
  5. Kennedy disease was the most common motor neuron disorder in the Vasa region, exceeding the prevalence of ALS by a factor of 2. (Web site)

Ketoacidosis

  1. Ketoacidosis is a condition resulting from an accumulation of ketone bodies in the blood and increased blood acidity. (Web site)
  2. Ketoacidosis is a life-threatening emergency that can lead to coma and death.
  3. Ketoacidosis is a result of having very high levels of ketones in the blood.
  4. Ketoacidosis is a type of metabolic acidosis which is caused by high concentrations of keto acids, formed by the deamination of amino acids.
  5. Ketoacidosis is a type of metabolic acidosiswhich is caused by high concentrations of keto acids, formed by the deaminationof amino acids.

Kussmaul Breathing

  1. Kussmaul breathing is a kind of very deep, gasping, desperate breathing. (Web site)
  2. Kussmaul Breathing is the rapid, deep, and labored breathing of people who have ketoacidosis or who are in a diabetic coma.
  3. Kussmaul Breathing: The rapid, deep, and labored breathing of people who have ketoacidosis or who are in a diabetic coma.
  4. Kussmaul breathing is a common symptom of ketoacidosis.
  5. Kussmaul breathing is a form of hyperventilation.

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