argininosuccinic acid

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argininosuccinic acid

 [ahr″-jĭ-ne´no-suk-sin″ik]
a compound normally formed in urea formation in the liver, but not normally present in urine.

ar·gi·ni·no·suc·cin·ic ac·id

(ar'ji-ni-nō-sŭk-sin'ik as'id),
Compound formed as an intermediate in the conversion of l-citrulline to l-arginine in the urea cycle.

argininosuccinic acid

/ar·gi·ni·no·suc·cin·ic ac·id/ (ASA) (-suk-sin´ik) an amino acid formed in the urea cycle.

ar·gi·ni·no·suc·cin·ic ac·id

(ahr'ji-ni-nō-sŭk-sin'ik as'id)
Formed as an intermediate in the conversion of l-citrulline to l-arginine in the urea cycle.

argininosuccinic acid

a compound normally formed as an intermediate in urea metabolism in the liver, but not normally present in urine.
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Table 1 Metabolic disorders that have presentations similar to Reye's syndrome Disorders of ureagencsis Partial ornithine transcarbamoylasc deficiency Partial carbamoylphosphatc deficicncy Partial arginosuccinic acid synthase deficiency Disorders of mitochondrial fatty acid oxidation and ketogenesis Medium-chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase deficiency Light-chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase deficiency Carnitine transport defect Organic acidurias Glutaricaciduria, type 1 Carbohydrate metabolism Respiratory-chain disorders