5-oxoprolinuria(redirected from pyroglutamicaciduria)
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.
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Elevated levels of 5-oxoproline in the urine.
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