hyperphenylalaninemia

noun
hy·​per·​phe·​nyl·​al·​a·​nin·​emia
variants: or chiefly British hyperphenylalaninaemia \ -​ˌfen-​ᵊl-​ˌal-​ə-​nə-​ˈnē-​mē-​ə How to pronounce hyperphenylalaninemia (audio) , -​ˌfēn-​ How to pronounce hyperphenylalaninemia (audio) \

Medical Definition of hyperphenylalaninemia

: the presence of excess phenylalanine in the blood (as in phenylketonuria)

Other Words from hyperphenylalaninemia

hyperphenylalaninemic or chiefly British hyperphenylalaninaemic \ -​ˈnē-​mik How to pronounce hyperphenylalaninemia (audio) \ adjective

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“Hyperphenylalaninemia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hyperphenylalaninemia. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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