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Cystinuria: Introduction

Cystinuria: A rare inherited condition characterized by the abnormal transport of various amino acids (cystine, lysine, arginine, ornithine) resulting in excess amounts in the urinary system where it can form stones. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Cystinuria is available below.

Symptoms of Cystinuria

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Cystinuria: Deaths

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Cystinuria: Complications

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Causes of Cystinuria

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Disease Topics Related To Cystinuria

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Cystinuria: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Cystinuria

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Research about Cystinuria

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Clinical Trials for Cystinuria

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Definitions of Cystinuria:

An inherited abnormality of renal tubular transport of dibasic amino acids leading to massive urinary excretion of cystine, lysine, arginine, and ornithine. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Cystinuria as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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More information about Cystinuria

  1. Cystinuria: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Alternative Treatments
  6. Misdiagnosis
  7. Home Testing
  8. Deaths
  9. Complications

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