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Acetone-like breath odor: Acetone-like breath odor is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom:
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Breath with fruity odor (medical symptom): The occurrence of a fruity odor on ones breath
Breath with fruity odor (medical symptom): Bad breath is a reasonably common symptom that may be the simple result of poor dental hygiene. However, different types of breath odor can also indicate certain types of serious medical conditions. For example, a "fruity breath odor" is one of the characteristic symptoms of diabetic ketoacidosis, which can be fatal within hours or days. Another example is a "fecal breath odor" which can indicate certain types of intestinal blockage. Have any breath odor symptoms examined promptly by a medical professional.
The list of medical condition causes of Breath with fruity odor (Acetone-like breath odor) includes:
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