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porphyria — porphyria. См. порфирии. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) … Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.
porphyria — 1923, from porphyrin (1910), from Ger. porphyrin, chemical name, from Gk. porphyros вЂњpurpleвЂќ (see PURPLE (Cf. purple)) + IN (Cf. in) (2). Some of the compounds are purple … Etymology dictionary
porphyria — [pôr fir′ē ə] n. [ModL < PORPHYRIN + IA] an inherited disorder of pigment metabolism with excretion of porphyrins in the urine and dangerous sensitivity to sunlight … English World dictionary
Porphyria — This article is about the medical condition. For other uses, see Porphyry (disambiguation). Porphyria Classification and external resources ICD 10 E80.0 E80.2 … Wikipedia
porphyria — /pawr fear ee euh, fuy ree euh/, n. Pathol. a defect of blood pigment metabolism in which porphyrins are produced in excess, are present in the blood, and are found in the urine. Also called hematoporphyria. [1920 25; PORPHYR(IN) + IA] * * * ▪… … Universalium
Porphyria — Any of a group of inherited diseases characterized by skin sensitivity to sunlight and/or by intermittent acute attacks of abdominal and nerve pain. The porphyrias are caused by enzyme defects that trigger the overproduction of porphyrins by the… … Medical dictionary
porphyria — n. one of a group of rare disorders due to inborn errors of metabolism in which there are deficiencies in the enzymes involved in the biosynthesis of haem. The accumulation of the enzyme s substrate gives rise to symptoms of the disorder. The… … The new mediacal dictionary
Porphyria — (Poor FEAR ee ah) Porphyria is a rare hereditary medical condition in which a person s body does not produce heme, the main component in hemoglobin. Those who suffer with this disease have a sensitivity to sunlight, allergic reactions to GARLIC,… … Encyclopedia of vampire mythology
porphyria — n. any of a group of genetic disorders associated with abnormal metabolism of various pigments. Etymology: mod.L f. porphyrin purple substance excreted by porphyria patients f. Gk porphura purple … Useful english dictionary
porphyria — noun Etymology: New Latin, from International Scientific Vocabulary porphyrin Date: 1923 any of several usually hereditary abnormalities of porphyrin metabolism characterized by excretion of excess porphyrins in the urine … New Collegiate Dictionary
porphyria — Any of a group of disorders in which there is excessive excretion of porphyrins or their precursors … Dictionary of molecular biology