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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Diagnosis of porphyria cutanea tarda

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Dr. Jawahar Ticku MD

I developed a condition called hemochromatosis after breaking out with porphyria cutanea tarda in 2006. It was not pleasant. After a few more tests for Hep C and HIV . HIV being negative, but hep C ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jawahar Ticku ( Oncologist)
Dr.  Chakravarthy Mazumdar MD

, XXXXXXX 54 yr old healthy woman. The pct porphyria cutanea tarda was dx 14 years ago. Now spreading up my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Shailja Puri MD

I was tested for Porphyria in October of 2015. The specimen was a 24 hour urine collection that they had to repeat 3 times because they did not handle it properly. My labs were explained to be highly ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr.   S. Samanta MD

In September 1986 my wife (born 31 March 1937) was diagnosed to have Acute Intermittent Porphyria . Since then we ar living with this situation as shown in the chronicle attached. In the beginning of 2015 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. S. Samanta ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

Is/are there type(s) of porphyria that can cause edema and metabolic neuropathy? How can I best learn more about hereditary diseases that might fit my symptoms? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Diptanshu Das ( Pediatrician)

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Dr.  Behar Greca MD

I have PCT; sporadic, tested at mayo clinic, being treated in Minot ND have had 10 phlebs, ferritin was at 153 before the 10th phleb, I am seeing a blood specialist, I ask him questions about arthritis and skip problems... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Behar Greca ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

My daughter has symptoms of acute intermittent porphyria, her immunologist tested for porphyria ... says there is no reason to retest. We can easily trigger an attack, 2 know porphyria triggers cause... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. A G Shaikh MD

Our family has a history of porphyria. After reading the list of symtoms, sorry can t spell, many ... doctors don t know what we are talking about. Our Aunt passed away from porphyria when she was a young ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. A G Shaikh ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Emilda Belortaja MD

my wife is suspected of having porphyria, but no tests have confirmed. she has b pos blood type .... is there something about her carrying our children that could either A-have set off porphyria or B ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Emilda Belortaja ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. ARCHANA MD

My internist thinks I may have a form of porphyria(?)...looking for help about this very rare disease. I have so many of the symptoms listed (not the type that affects skin), and have been suffering ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. ARCHANA ( Anesthesiologist)