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Erythropoietic protoporphyria

Other Names for this Disease
  • EPP
  • Erythrohepatic protoporphyria
  • Ferrochelatase deficiency
  • Heme synthetase deficiency
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Management Guidelines

  • The American Porphyria Foundation offers a document that includes information about porphyria, types, testing, and treatment with Panhematin®.  Click the "document" link above to view these guidelines.

Clinical Trials & Research for this Disease

  • lists trials that are studying or have studied Erythropoietic protoporphyria. Click on the link to go to to read descriptions of these studies.