acetomenaphthane ac·e·to·me·naph·thane (ās’ĭ-tō-mə-nāf’thān’, ə-sē’tō-)
A vitamin K analogue used to treat and prevent hypoprothrombinemia caused by vitamin K deficiency. Also called menadiol diacetate.
an instrument for measuring the amount of acetic acid present in a solution. noun a device for measuring the concentration of acetic acid in a solution, esp in vinegar
noun another name for ketosis
. acetonemia ac·e·ton·e·mi·a (ās’ĭ-tō-nē’mē-ə) n. The presence of acetone or ketone bodies in relatively large amounts in the blood.
a colorless, poisonous, water-soluble liquid, C 2 H 3 N, having an etherlike odor: used chiefly in organic synthesis and as a solvent. Historical Examples These experiments with alcohol and acetonitrile are of interest in another connection. Alcohol: A Dangerous and Unnecessary Medicine, How and Why Martha M. Allen
. Historical Examples Occurrence of acetonuria in pregnancy suggests death of the fetus. A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis James Campbell Todd The internal organs are found to be fattily degenerated, and death is thought to be due to acetonuria. Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology W. G. Aitchison Robertson noun another name for ketonuria acetonuria […]