tyrosinemia

noun
ty·​ro·​sin·​emia
variants: or British tyrosinaemia \ ˌtī-​rō-​si-​ˈnē-​mē-​ə How to pronounce tyrosinaemia (audio) \

Medical Definition of tyrosinemia

: a rare inherited disorder of tyrosine metabolism that is characterized by abnormally high concentrations of tyrosine in the blood and urine with associated abnormalities especially of the liver and kidneys

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“Tyrosinemia.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/tyrosinemia. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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