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Protoporphyria erythropoietic

Protoporphyria erythropoietic: Introduction

Protoporphyria erythropoietic: An inherited metabolic disorder where a deficiency of ferrochelatase leads to a buildup of protoporphyrin in the bone marrow, red blood cells and occasionally the liver. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Protoporphyria erythropoietic is available below.

Symptoms of Protoporphyria erythropoietic

  • Itchy sun-exposed skin
  • Burning sun-exposed skin
  • Red sun-exposed skin
  • Swelling of sun-exposed skin
  • Chronic eczema
  • more symptoms...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Protoporphyria erythropoietic: Deaths

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Protoporphyria erythropoietic: Complications

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Causes of Protoporphyria erythropoietic

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Disease Topics Related To Protoporphyria erythropoietic

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Misdiagnosis and Protoporphyria erythropoietic

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Protoporphyria erythropoietic

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Clinical Trials for Protoporphyria erythropoietic

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Definitions of Protoporphyria erythropoietic:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Protoporphyria erythropoietic as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Related Protoporphyria erythropoietic Info

More information about Protoporphyria erythropoietic

  1. Protoporphyria erythropoietic: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Deaths
  8. Complications
 

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