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Porphyria, congenital erythropoietic

Porphyria, congenital erythropoietic: Introduction

Porphyria, congenital erythropoietic: An extremely rare inherited metabolic disorder involving a deficiency of the enzyme uroporphyrinogen III cosynthase which results in increased deposits of porphyrin in the bone marrow, blood, urine, feces and sometimes teeth and bones. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Porphyria, congenital erythropoietic is available below.

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Porphyria, congenital erythropoietic is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Porphyria, congenital erythropoietic, or a subtype of Porphyria, congenital erythropoietic, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
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  1. Porphyria, congenital erythropoietic: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
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