5-oxoprolinuria

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5-oxoprolinuria

 [ok″so-pro″lin-u´re-ah]
an inborn error of metabolism marked by abnormally increased levels of 5-oxoproline in the urine, metabolic acidosis, and an increase in the rate of hemolysis. Called also pyroglutamicaciduria.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

5-ox·o·pro·lin·ur·i·a

(oks'ō-prō'lēn-yu'rē-ă),
Elevated levels of 5-oxoproline in the urine.
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