• Alkaptonuria - Genetics Home Reference

    ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/alkaptonuria Alkaptonuria is an inherited condition that causes urine to turn black when exposed to air. Ochronosis, a buildup of dark pigment in connective tissues ...
  • Alkaptonuria: Read About Symptoms and Treatment

    www.medicinenet.com/alkaptonuria/article.htm Alkaptonuria is an inherited condition that causes urine to turn black when exposed to air. Ochronosis, a buildup of dark pigment in connective tissues such as ...
  • Alkaptonuria: Background, Pathophysiology, Epidemiology

    emedicine.medscape.com/article/941530-overview Frequency. United States. As Garrod suggested, alkaptonuria is an autosomal recessive genetic trait, although an autosomal dominant transmission pattern in ...
    • Alkaptonuria - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alkaptonuria Alkaptonuria (black urine disease, black bone disease, or alcaptonuria) is a rare inherited genetic disorder in which the body cannot process the amino acids ...
    • Alkaptonuria: Causes, Symptoms & Diagnosis - Healthline

      www.healthline.com/health/alkaptonuria Alkaptonuria is an inherited disorder. People with alkaptonuria can not properly metabolize phenylalanine and tyrosine. These two amino acids are normally used to ...
    • Alkaptonuria - WebMD

      www.webmd.com/children/alkaptonuria Important It is possible that the main title of the report Alkaptonuria is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the ...
    • What is Alkaptonuria? - AKU Society

      www.akusociety.org/what-is-alkaptonuria What is Alkaptonuria? Alkaptonuria (AKU) is a rare disease, which causes severe, early-onset osteoarthritis. It can be a painful and degenerative disease.
    • Alkaptonuria Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatments and Causes ...

      www.rightdiagnosis.com/a/alkaptonuria/intro.htm Alkaptonuria information including symptoms, diagnosis, misdiagnosis, treatment, causes, patient stories, videos, forums, prevention, and prognosis.
    • Alkaptonuria - GeneReviews┬« - NCBI Bookshelf

      www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK1454 Alkaptonuria is caused by deficiency of homogentisate 1,2-dioxygenase, an enzyme that converts homogentisic acid (HGA) to maleylacetoacetic acid in the tyrosine ...
    • OMIM Entry - # 203500 - ALKAPTONURIA; AKU

      omim.org/entry/203500 Clinical Synopsis : TEXT: A number sign (#) is used with this entry because alkaptonuria (AKU) is caused by homozygous or compound heterozygous mutation in the ...