TITLE

acidaminuria

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "acidaminuria" is presented, which means an excess of amino acids in urine.
ACCESSION #
21217859

 

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