fructosuria


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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

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

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.