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cystinuria

[ sis-tuh-noor-ee-uh, -nyoor- ]
/ ˌsɪs təˈnʊər i ə, -ˈnyʊər- /
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noun Pathology.
an inherited metabolic disorder that results in the excessive excretion of certain amino acids, especially cystine, in the urine.
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Origin of cystinuria

First recorded in 1850–55; cystine + -uria
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