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How is acute porphyria usually treated?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology

In brief: Supportive care

Glucose and hematin derivatives can be used to manage the acute attacks.
The key to treatment is patient education -- it's a lifetime of learning to avoid the triggers and becoming more familiar with the illness than a physician specialist.

In brief: Supportive care

Glucose and hematin derivatives can be used to manage the acute attacks.
The key to treatment is patient education -- it's a lifetime of learning to avoid the triggers and becoming more familiar with the illness than a physician specialist.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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