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Medical Term:

l-glyceric aciduria

Pronunciation: gli-ser'ik as'i-dur'e-a

Definition: Excretion of l-glyceric acid in the urine; a primary metabolic error due to deficiency of d-glyceric dehydrogenase resulting in excretion of l-glyceric and oxalic acids, leading to the clinical syndrome of oxalosis with frequent formation of oxalate renal calculi.

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