In diabetic ketoacidosis the ratio is closer to 1, because of loss of ketoacid anions in the urine.
What does KA stand for?
KA stands for Ketoacid
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We have 19 other meanings of KA in our Acronym Attic
- Katholieke Actie (Dutch)
- Keep Alive
- Keine Ahnung (German: No Idea)
- Keine Angabe (German)
- Kelvinside Academy (Glasgow, Scotland private school)
- Kenmore Air
- Kenya Airways
- Kepler Associates (UK)
- Ketamine and Atropine
Samples in periodicals archive:
Very low protein diets must be accompanied by supplements of essential amino acids and ketoacids.
Marie Constance Graham from Minera, died at her home from diabetic acidosis - dangerously high sugar levels and ketoacids in the blood.
45 ketoacid dehydrogenase subunit Et alpha M88347_s_at cystathionine beta -1.
These are caused by methyl ketones produced from the thermal degradation of ketoacids in milkfat triglycerides and by different sulfur compounds.
Similarly, a recent study in the liver has associated three genes PGS6 (pregnancy-specific [beta]-1-glycoprotein), GSTM4/M2 (glutathione S-transferase mu 4 and mu 2), and OAT (ornithine ketoacid aminotransferase) with inflammation in human liver (Younossi et al.
D-Alloisoleucine (allo-Ile) (6) is a pathognomonic marker for maple syrup urine disease (MSUD; OMIM 248600), an autosomal recessively inherited deficiency of the branched-chain ketoacid dehydrogenase complex (BCKDH; EC 1.