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Disease Porphyria Cutanea Tarda

Name Porphyria Cutanea Tarda
Synonyms HEP, INCLUDED | PCT | PCT, 'FAMILIAL' TYPE | PCT, TYPE II | PORPHYRIA CUTANEA TARDA, TYPE II | PORPHYRIA, HEPATOCUTANEOUS TYPE | UROD DEFICIENCY PORPHYRIA, HEPATOERYTHROPOIETIC, INCLUDED | UROPORPHYRINOGEN DECARBOXYLASE DEFICIENCY
Definition An autosomal dominant or acquired porphyria due to a deficiency of UROPORPHYRINOGEN DECARBOXYLASE in the LIVER. It is characterized by photosensitivity and cutaneous lesions with little or no neurologic symptoms. Type I is the acquired form and is strongly associated with liver diseases and hepatic toxicities caused by alcohol or estrogenic steroids. Type II is the familial form.
Categories Digestive system disease | Genetic disease (inborn) | Metabolic disease | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D017119
OMIM® ID 176100
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1. DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Liver Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Porphyrias, Hepatic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Porphyria Cutanea Tarda Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genetic Diseases, Inborn Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Genetic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Porphyrias, Hepatic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Porphyria Cutanea Tarda Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Genetic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Porphyrias, Hepatic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Porphyria Cutanea Tarda Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. DiseasesNutritional and Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Porphyrias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Porphyrias, Hepatic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Porphyria Cutanea Tarda Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Porphyria Cutanea Tarda Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Porphyria Cutanea Tarda, Type I