Medical Dictionary

hyperphenylalaninemia

noun hy·per·phe·nyl·al·a·nin·emia
variants: or chiefly British

hyperphenylalaninaemia

\-ˌfen-əl-ˌal-ə-nə-ˈnē-mē-ə, -ˌfēn-\play play

Medical Definition of hyperphenylalaninemia

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

hyperphenylalaninemic

or chiefly British

hyperphenylalaninaemic

\-ˈnē-mik\play adjective

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