Definition of porphyrinopathy in English:

porphyrinopathy

noun

Medicine
  • Abnormality of porphyrin metabolism; any disorder characterized by this.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Thorpe's Dictionary of Applied Chemistry. From porphyrin + -o- + -pathy, after German Porphyrinopathie.

Pronunciation

porphyrinopathy

/ˌpɔːf(ɪ)rɪˈnɒpəθi/