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What is ochronosis?

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Dr. Mazen Ghani
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In brief: Ochronosis

Is an autosomal recessive metabolic disorder that causes an excess of homogentisic acid, resulting in dark pigmentation, calcification, and inflammation of cartilaginous tissues throughout the body.

In brief: Ochronosis

Is an autosomal recessive metabolic disorder that causes an excess of homogentisic acid, resulting in dark pigmentation, calcification, and inflammation of cartilaginous tissues throughout the body.
Dr. Mazen Ghani
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