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Porphyria

porphyria

A pathological state in man and some lower animals that is often due to genetic factors, is characterised by abnormalities of porphyrin metabolism and results in the excretion of large quantities of porphyrins in the urine and in extreme sensitivity to light.


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Porphyrias and hemoglobin

... with this amount. Rather it's the accumulation of the precursors (called porphyrins), which are toxic to the body and cause the symptoms of acute porphyria.

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by Babybel56
Sat Apr 23, 2011 7:57 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Porphyrias and hemoglobin
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The Fiber Disease

... okay, I'm sorry I forgot to post this earlier, maybe it will help some of you to see if your symptoms match. This is the signs and symptoms of Porphyria Cutanea Tarda......Me? I'm at a toss up between choosing this disease or the one I posted about 2 days ago.....can't remember the name but ...

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by London
Thu Jan 18, 2007 2:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

[ Experimental porphyria induced by chlorinated hydrocarbons . Studies of porphyrinogen carboxy-lyase in the experimental model of human cutaneous delayed porphyria][Article in Spanish] Rios de Molina MC, Billi SC, Wainstok de Calmanovici ...

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by London
Thu Dec 28, 2006 6:33 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... we have Rhinospiridium, if Scwartz is right Stenotrophomonas maltophilia,, or whatever it is, London, if you are right, we have a symbiote from porphyria, and butterflies? Now, you tell me who wants to be right? The fibres I see are macroscopic, akin to a hair, slightly smaller, certianly not ...

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by al
Wed Dec 27, 2006 5:09 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

so, we have a c3 mutation, constisting of thc, porphyria and other genetic flotsam.... gee if I were a genetic scientist of the bent persauasion, that would work for me... And you ask why all I can offer is prayer. Keep your eyes fixed to the horizon, ...

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by al
Thu Dec 21, 2006 5:44 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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