hypouricemia

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hypouricemia

 [hi″po-u″rĭ-se´me-ah]
deficiency of uric acid in the blood, along with xanthinuria, due to deficiency of xanthine oxidase, the enzyme required for conversion of hypoxanthine to xanthine and of xanthine to uric acid.

hy·po·u·ri·ce·mi·a

(hī'pō-yū'ri-sē'mē-ă),
Reduced blood concentration of uric acid.

hy·po·u·ri·ce·mi·a

(hī'pō-yūr'i-sē'mē-ă)
Reduced blood concentration of uric acid.
Synonym(s): hypouricaemia.
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Mildly elevated methionine and taurine, markedly low cysteine levels on plasma amino acid analysis (PAA) were noted along with significant hypouricaemia. Brain MRI showed cystic encephalomalacia.
* Fanconi's syndrome consists of renal tubular acidosis, hypophosphataemia, hypouricaemia together with urinary losses of glucose, amino acids and protein sometimes coupled with a reduced glomerular filtration rate.
While cadmium toxicity presents asa generalized disorder of proximal tubular function, including increased uric acid clearance and hypouricaemia, lead toxicity (except in children) is commonly accompanied by hyperuricaemia and/or gout.