histidinemia

noun
his·​ti·​di·​ne·​mia
variants: or British histidinaemia \ ˌhis-​tə-​də-​ˈnē-​mē-​ə How to pronounce histidinaemia (audio) \

Medical Definition of histidinemia

: a recessive autosomal metabolic defect that results in an excess amount of histidine in the blood and urine due to a deficiency of histidase

Other Words from histidinemia

histidinemic or British histidinaemic \ -​mik How to pronounce histidinaemic (audio) \ adjective

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“Histidinemia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/histidinemia. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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