fructosuria


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Related to fructosuria: galactosemia, pentosuria, Fructose intolerance

fructosuria

 [fruk″to-su´re-ah]
the presence of fructose in the urine.
essential fructosuria a benign, autosomal recessive disorder of carbohydrate metabolism due to a defect in fructokinase and manifested only by fructose in the blood and urine.

fruc·to·su·ri·a

(fruk-tō-sū'rē-ă), [MIM*229800]
Excretion of fructose in the urine.
Synonym(s): levulosuria
[fructose + G. ouron, urine]

fructosuria

/fruc·to·su·ria/ (frook″to-su´re-ah) the presence of fructose in the urine.
essential fructosuria  a benign hereditary disorder of carbohydrate metabolism due to a defect in fructokinase and manifested only by fructose in the blood and urine.

fructosuria

(frŭk′tō-so͝or′ē-ə, -syo͝or′-, fro͝ok′-)
n.
The presence of fructose in the urine.

fructosuria

[froo͡k′tōsoo͡r′ē·ə]
presence of the sugar fructose in the urine. This usually harmless and asymptomatic condition is caused by the hereditary absence of the enzyme fructokinase, which normally assists fructose metabolism. Essential fructosuria is associated with symptoms of diabetes mellitus. Also called levulosuria.

fruc·to·su·ri·a

(fruk'tō-syūr'ē-ă)
Excretion of fructose in the urine.
[fructose + G. ouron, urine]

fructosuria

A rare genetic disorder in which the metabolism of the fruit sugar fructose is abnormal, leading to appearance of the sugar in the urine.

fructosuria

the presence of fructose in the urine.