uroporphyrin

[yur′ō-pôrfə-rĭn]

n.

A porphyrin excreted in the urine, such as urobilin.

Nearby words

  1. uropathy,
  2. urophanic,
  3. uroplania,
  4. uropod,
  5. uropoiesis,
  6. uroporphyrinogen,
  7. uropygial,
  8. uropygial gland,
  9. uropygium,
  10. uroradiology


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