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Medical Term:

maleylacetoacetate

Pronunciation: mal'e-il-as'e-to-as'e-tat

Definition: An intermediate in l-phenylalanine and l-tyrosine catabolism; accumulates in certain inherited disorders of tyrosine metabolism.

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