Synonyms
Antonyms

1. ketosis

noun. an abnormal increase of ketone bodies in the blood as in diabetes mellitus.

Synonyms

  • symptom
  • acetonemia

Antonyms

  • hyponatremia
  • hyperglycemia
  • hypoglycemia

Featured Games

2. ketosis-resistant_diabetes

noun. mild form of diabetes mellitus that develops gradually in adults; can be precipitated by obesity or severe stress or menopause or other factors; can usually be controlled by diet and hypoglycemic agents without injections of insulin.

Synonyms

  • non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
  • ketoacidosis-resistant diabetes mellitus
  • type II diabetes
  • adult-onset diabetes mellitus
  • NIDDM
  • ketoacidosis-resistant diabetes
  • maturity-onset diabetes mellitus
  • non-insulin-dependent diabetes
  • diabetes mellitus
  • maturity-onset diabetes
  • DM
  • adult-onset diabetes
  • mature-onset diabetes

3. ketosis-prone_diabetes

noun. severe diabetes mellitus with an early onset; characterized by polyuria and excessive thirst and increased appetite and weight loss and episodic ketoacidosis; diet and insulin injections are required to control the disease.

Synonyms

  • autoimmune diabetes
  • ketoacidosis
  • growth-onset diabetes
  • juvenile-onset diabetes
  • ketoacidosis-prone diabetes
  • autoimmune disorder
  • type I diabetes
  • autoimmune disease
  • diabetic acidosis
  • diabetes mellitus
  • DM
  • IDDM
  • insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus

4. ketosis-resistant_diabetes_mellitus

noun. mild form of diabetes mellitus that develops gradually in adults; can be precipitated by obesity or severe stress or menopause or other factors; can usually be controlled by diet and hypoglycemic agents without injections of insulin.

Synonyms

  • ketoacidosis-resistant diabetes mellitus
  • type II diabetes
  • adult-onset diabetes mellitus
  • NIDDM
  • ketoacidosis-resistant diabetes
  • maturity-onset diabetes mellitus
  • ketosis-resistant diabetes
  • non-insulin-dependent diabetes
  • diabetes mellitus
  • maturity-onset diabetes
  • DM
  • adult-onset diabetes
  • mature-onset diabetes

Example sentences of the word ketosis


1. Noun, singular or mass
The reason ketosis is so popular for weight loss is that the body is burning its own fat to use as fuel.

2. Adjective
The research on how ketosis affects these hormones is still new, and there is no definitive conclusion that the keto diet affects everyone the same way.

Synonym.com