tyrosinemia

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tyrosinemia

[‚tir·ə′sē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
An inborn metabolic disorder in which there is a deficiency of the enzyme p-hydroxyphenylpyruvic acid oxidase with abnormally high blood levels of tyrosine and sometimes methionine.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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