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Introduction: Cystinuria

Description of Cystinuria

Cystinuria (medical condition): A rare inherited condition characterized by the abnormal transport of...more »

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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

Cystinuria: inherited abnormality of renal tubular transport of dibasic amino acids leading to massive urinary excretion of cystine, lysine, arginine, and ornithine.
Source: CRISP

Cystinuria: An inherited disorder due to defective reabsorption of CYSTINE and other BASIC AMINO ACIDS by the PROXIMAL RENAL TUBULES. This form of aminoaciduria is characterized by the abnormally high urinary levels of cystine; LYSINE; ARGININE; and ORNITHINE. Mutations involve the amino acid transport protein gene SLC3A1.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Cystinuria: Rare Disease


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

Source - Orphanet

Cystinuria as a Disease

Cystinuria (medical condition): See Cystinuria (disease information).
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Cystinuria: Related Diseases

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Cystinuria: Related Disease Topics

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Broader terms for Cystinuria

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Cystinuria

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