Fanconi syndrome


Fan·​co·​ni syndrome -nē- How to pronounce Fanconi syndrome (audio)
variants also Fanconi's syndrome
: a disorder of reabsorption in the proximal convoluted tubules of the kidney characterized especially by the presence of glucose, amino acids, and phosphates in the urine

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“Fanconi syndrome.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Sep. 2023.

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