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Term:
decreased circulating ketone body level (MP:0003458)
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decreased circulating ketone body level  
less than the normal amount of acetoacetate, 3-hydroxybutyrate (beta-hydroxybutyrate) and/or acetone in the blood, which are produced by fatty acid and carbohydrate metabolism and seen in conditions such as starvation and diabetes mellitus
increased circulating ketone body level  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: reduced circulating ketone body level
Definition Sources: ISBN:0-683-40008-8

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