Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Excretion of cystin in the urine.

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  • noun medicine The presence of cystine in the urine

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Examples

  • Already there are genetic probes available to detect carriers of cystinuria in Newfoundland dogs; Von Willebrand's disease, a bleeding disorder, in poodles and Manchester terriers; and copper toxicosis in Bedlington terriers.

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  • Already there are genetic probes available to detect carriers of cystinuria in Newfoundland dogs; Von Willebrand's disease, a bleeding disorder, in poodles and Manchester terriers; and copper toxicosis in Bedlington terriers.

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  • They are prone to certain health problems, including hip and elbow dysplasia, cystinuria (a hereditary defect indicated by calculi stones in the kidney or bladder), and subvalvular aortic stenosis, a common heart defect that can cause sudden death at an early age.

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  • "constitutional variation in function, as well as in structure, can give rise to what he termed 'chemical malformations' -- alcaptonuria, cystinuria, pentosuria, etc."

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