Alkaptonuria and photography: a patient's urine tells the story

Maxwell, David
April 2005
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/12/2005, Vol. 172 Issue 8, p1002
Academic Journal
journal article
Focuses on the relation of alkaptonuria, a hereditary recessive disorder characterized by a triad of excretion of homogenistic acid in the urine, ochronosis and early-onset arthritis, to photography. Clinical manifestations of the disease; Illustration of the connection between the process of photographic image and alkaptonuria.


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