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Overview of noun phenylketonuria

The noun phenylketonuria has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. phenylketonuria, PKU

(a genetic disorder of metabolism; lack of the enzyme needed to turn phenylalanine into tyrosine results in an accumulation of phenylalanine in the body fluids which causes various degrees of mental deficiency) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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