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ceruloplasmin

noun ce·ru·lo·plas·min \sə-ˌrü-lō-ˈplaz-mən\

Medical Definition of CERULOPLASMIN

:  a blue copper-binding serum oxidase that is deficient in Wilson's disease and that may catalyze the conversion of ferrous iron in tissues to ferric iron

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June 30, 2015
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