porphyria

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Related to congenital erythropoietic porphyria: variegate porphyria, porphyria cutanea tarda, erythropoietic protoporphyria, Gunther disease
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Congenital erythropoietic porphyria (CEP) is a rare pathological condition that has been documented in humans and some domestic species of mammals.
The study by Levin & Flyger (1973) is responsible for subsequent inferences in the literature that all members of Sciurus niger are characterized by congenital erythropoietic porphyria, and that skeletal tissues of the species fluoresce diagnostically under ultraviolet light.
We would agree that an initial fecal analysis may not always be necessary in the evaluation of a patient with photosensitivity, provided that urine and erythrocytes are examined to detect AIP, PCT, and the erythropoietic porphyrias congenital erythropoietic porphyria and erythropoietic protoporphyria and that an initial plasma fluorescence scan is performed to detect VP.
Therapeutic efficacy of oral charcoal in congenital erythropoietic porphyria.
Coexistence of deficiencies of uroporphyrinogen III synthase and decarboxylase in a patient with congenital erythropoietic porphyria and in his family.
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