Update on childhood cutaneous porphyrias.

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Anstey A. 2008. Update on childhood cutaneous porphyrias. Eur. J. Pediat. Dermatol. 18 (2):86-89.


Anstey A.
pp. 86-89


The Author reports the results of the Cardiff Porphyria Research Group on erythropoietic protoporphyria, with reference to genetics, vitamin D and iron deficiency and epatopathy, and on congenital erythropoietic porphyria, with reference to its symptomatic treatment, allogeneic bone marrow transplantation and future gene therapy.


Erythropoietic protoporphyria, Congenital erythropoietic porphyria