Cystinuria definition

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An inherited disorder characterized by an excess of cystine, lysine, arginine, and ornithine in the urine and often the formation of cystine calculi, caused by impaired reabsorption of these amino acids in the renal tubules.
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(medicine) The presence of cystine in the urine.
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Noun

Singular:
cystinuria
Plural:
cystinurias