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Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Variegate porphyria


Other Names for this Disease
  • Porphyria variegate
  • VP
  • Porphyria, South African type
  • Protoporphyrinogen oxidase deficiency
  • PPOX deficiency
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Other Names for this Disease
  • Porphyria variegate
  • VP
  • Porphyria, South African type
  • Protoporphyrinogen oxidase deficiency
  • PPOX deficiency
Related Diseases
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.