Older term used to designate enhanced urinary excretion of porphyrins.

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he·ma·to·por·phy·rin·u·ria or chiefly Brit hae·ma·to·por·phy·rin·uria -.pȯr-fə-rən-'(y)u̇r-ē-ə n PORPHYRINURIA

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  • hematoporphyrinuria — hem·a·to·por·phy·ri·nu·ria …   English syllables

  • hematoporphyrinuria — ˌheməd.ōˌpȯrfərə̇ˈn(y)u̇rēə, ˌhēm noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin, from International Scientific Vocabulary hematoporphyrin + New Latin uria : porphyrin …   Useful english dictionary

  • porphyrinuria — Excretion of porphyrins and related compounds in the urine. SYN: porphyruria, purpurinuria. * * * por·phy·rin·uria .pȯr fə rə n(y)u̇r ē ə n the presence of porphyrin in the urine called also hematoporphyrinuria * * * …   Medical dictionary

  • hack — hak vi to cough in a short dry manner hack n a short dry cough Each boldface word in the list below is a chiefly British variant of the word to its right in small capitals. haem HEME haemacytometer HEMACYTOMETER haemadsorbing HEMADSORBING… …   Medical dictionary

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