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Protoporphyria: Introduction

Protoporphyria: An inherited disorder where an enzyme defect causes excess protoporphyrin to build up in the skin. The protoporphyrin reacts to light and causes a painful burning sensation on the skin. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Protoporphyria is available below.

Symptoms of Protoporphyria

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Protoporphyria: Complications

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Causes of Protoporphyria

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Misdiagnosis and Protoporphyria

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