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How are the porphyrias classified?

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Dr. Charles Greenberg
General Practice

In brief: Organs

What organs are affected. Genetic defect. Inherited or acquired.

In brief: Organs

What organs are affected. Genetic defect. Inherited or acquired.
Dr. Charles Greenberg
Dr. Charles Greenberg
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Dr. Barbara Toppin
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Depends

There are 7 major metabolic disorders caused by an altered enzyme in the heme pathway.
The 3 most common are porphyria cutanea tarda (pct), acute intermittent porphyria (aip), and erythropoietic protoporphyria (epp).

In brief: Depends

There are 7 major metabolic disorders caused by an altered enzyme in the heme pathway.
The 3 most common are porphyria cutanea tarda (pct), acute intermittent porphyria (aip), and erythropoietic protoporphyria (epp).
Dr. Barbara Toppin
Dr. Barbara Toppin
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