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cystinosis

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noun cys·ti·no·sis \ˌsis-tə-ˈnō-səs\

Medical Definition of cystinosis

plural

cystinoses

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  1. :  a recessive autosomally inherited disease characterized especially by cystinuria and deposits of cystine throughout the body

cystinotic

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