PITUITE

\pˈɪtjuːˌa͡ɪt], \pˈɪtjuːˌa‍ɪt], \p_ˈɪ_t_j_uː_ˌaɪ_t]\
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1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.

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Diabetic Ketosis

  • Complication diabetes from severe insulin deficiency coupled with an absolute or relative increase in concentration. metabolic acidosis is caused by breakdown of adipose stores and resulting increased levels free fatty acids. Glucagon accelerates the oxidation acids producing excess ketone bodies (ketosis).
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