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tyrosinosis

[tahy-roh-si-noh-sis, tir-oh-] /ˌtaɪ roʊ sɪˈnoʊ sɪs, ˌtɪr oʊ-/
noun, Pathology
1.
a condition characterized by abnormally large amounts of tyrosine in the urine, caused by faulty metabolism.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; tyrosine + -osis
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tyrosinosis ty·ro·si·no·sis (tī'rə-sĭ-nō'sĭs)
n.
A rare, possibly inherited disorder of tyrosine metabolism characterized by enhanced urinary excretion of certain metabolites upon ingestion of tyrosine.

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