Relating to or characterized by ochronosis.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • ochronosis — A rare, autosomal recessive disease characterized by alkapton uria with pigmentation of the cartilages and sometimes tissues such as muscle, epithelial cells, and dense connective tissue; may affect also the sclera, mucous …   Medical dictionary

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