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Alkaptonuria is a condition that causes urine to turn black when exposed to air. Alkaptonuria is inherited, and usually appears after 30 years of age. Kidney stones, heart problems, arthritis, and prostate stones are also conditions associated with alkaptonuria.

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Terms related to Alkaptonuria:

  • AKU
  • Alcaptonuria
  • Homogentisic Acid Oxidase Deficiency
  • Homogentisic acidura
  • Ochronosis

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