pentosuria


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pentosuria

[‚pen·təs′yu̇r·ē·ə]
(medicine)
The presence of pentose in the urine.
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Other research topics included specifically South African subjects, such as reconstructing the history of preliterate peoples of the subcontinent employing blood groups and protein characteristics, oculocutaneous albinism in the black population, TSD in Jewish people, pentosuria, cystic fibrosis, Fanconi's anaemia, fragile X syndrome, the Y chromosome, mitochondrial DNA, haemoglobin variation (haemoglobinopathies) and disorders in the black and Indian populations, keratolytic winter erythema, lipoid proteinosis, intellectual disability, fetal alcohol syndrome, and other rarer conditions.
DISCUSSION: In Early 1990s the study of genetic metabolic disorders began with the discovery of the first inborn errors of metabolism, alkaptonuria, pentosuria, cystinuria, and albinism by Sir Archibald Garrod [4].
Los Errores Innatos del Metabolismo (EIM) fueron descubiertos por Archibald Garrod a finales del siglo XIX estudiando cuatro enfermedades monogenicas: la alcaptonuria, el albinismo, la pentosuria y la cistinuria.