Definition of Xanthinuria

1. Noun. An abnormally high level of xanthine in one's urine. ¹



2. Noun. The genetic disorder that causes such. ¹

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Medical Definition of Xanthinuria

1. 1. Excretion of abnormally large amounts of xanthine in the urine. 2. A disorder resulting from defective synthesis of xanthine oxidase, characterised by urinary excretion of xanthine in place of uric acid, hypouricaemia, and, in some cases, the formation of xanthine stones; autosomal recessive inheritance. Synonym: xanthiuria, xanthuria. Origin: xanthine + G. Ouron, urine (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Xanthinuria

xanthidium
xanthidylic acid
xanthin
xanthine
xanthine alkaloids
xanthine bronchodilator
xanthine dehydrogenase
xanthine nucleotide
xanthine oxidase
xanthine ribonucleoside
xanthines
xanthinine
xanthinol
xanthinol niacinate
xanthins
xanthinuria (current term)
xanthiosite
xanthippic
xanthism
xanthitane
xanthite
xanthium
xanthiuria
xantho-
xanthoastrocytoma
xanthocarpous
xanthochroi
xanthochroia
xanthochroic
xanthochroid

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