alkaptonuria

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Noun1.alkaptonuria - a rare recessive metabolic anomaly marked by ochronosis and the presence of alkapton in the urinealkaptonuria - a rare recessive metabolic anomaly marked by ochronosis and the presence of alkapton in the urine
metabolic disorder - a disorder or defect of metabolism
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alkaptonuria

n alcaptonuria
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Alkaptonuric ochronosis: Report of a case and brief review.
Alkaptonuric ochronosis can be treated symptomatically during the early stages, whereas for end stages total joint and heart valve replacements may be required.
Alkaptonuric ochronosis with aortic valve and joint replacements and femoral fracture: a case report and literature review.