ketoacidosis ketoacidosis


  • (n) acidosis with an accumulation of ketone bodies; occurs primarily in diabetes mellitus


  • ß-Hydroxybutyrate Strip Test delivers results quickly.

    Delivering results in <80 sec, STAT-Site M ß-HB facilitates assessment of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA). This quantitative strip-based test for ß-Hydroxybutyrate (ß-HB) provides useful information to provide quality care when monitoring DKA in newly diagnosed patients. Presence and degree of ketosis can be assessed at point-of-care by accurately measuring blood levels of ß-HB, which accounts for ...
    on July 31, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

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