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Should doctors be informed that an individual has porphyria, even if it is latent?

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Dr. Stephen Noga
Internal Medicine - Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

You never know when it may not be latent.

In brief: Yes

You never know when it may not be latent.
Dr. Stephen Noga
Dr. Stephen Noga
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Dr. Reid Blackwelder
Family Medicine

In brief: Definitely yes!

Porphyria can be a serious problem, and latent means it can recur. It is always a good idea to be thorough about any and all medical conditions with your physicians and providers.
Open communication can help prevent mistakes and properly focus your care.

In brief: Definitely yes!

Porphyria can be a serious problem, and latent means it can recur. It is always a good idea to be thorough about any and all medical conditions with your physicians and providers.
Open communication can help prevent mistakes and properly focus your care.
Dr. Reid Blackwelder
Dr. Reid Blackwelder
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