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Are ketones always present if you have diabetic ketoacidosis?
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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
In brief: Yes
Ketoacidosis is caused by ketones which will show up in urine before the acidosis.

In brief: Yes
Ketoacidosis is caused by ketones which will show up in urine before the acidosis.
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