Orotic Aciduria Is an Inherited Metabolic Disease in Which Orotic

Question 32
Multiple Choice

Orotic aciduria is an inherited metabolic disease in which orotic acid (orotate)accumulates in the tissues,blood,and urine.The metabolic pathway in which the enzyme defect occurs is: A)epinephrine synthesis. B)purine breakdown. C)purine synthesis. D)pyrimidine breakdown. E)pyrimidine synthesis.