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tyrosinosis <i>n.</i>

Edited by Elizabeth Martin

in Concise Medical Dictionary

Ninth edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199687817
Published online September 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191767302
tyrosinosis n.

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an inborn defect of metabolism of the amino acid tyrosine that causes excessive excretion of parahydroxyphenylpyruvic acid in the urine. Symptoms include fever, lethargy, irritability, and drowsiness....

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Subjects: Medicine and Health

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