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Year : 1980  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 02  |  Page : 231-232

Alkaptonuria And Ochronotic Arthritis-A Case Report

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Shyam B Sunder Shetty

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Alkaptonuria is a rare autosomal recessive disorder of tyrosine metabolism, due to the absence of the enzyme homogenetisic acid oxidase. In the absence of this enzyme homogenetisic acid, a product in the metabolism of tyrosine, passes in the urine. A case with certain unusual features is reported here.

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