Uroporphyrinogen Decarboxylase Deficienc…

It is feasible that the primary title of the record Porphyria Cutanea Tarda is not the name you anticipated. Happy inspect the words providing to locate the alternative name(s) and also condition class(s) covered by this record.


  • PCT
  • symptomatic porphyria
  • porphyria cutanea tarda, kind II
  • PCT, kind II
  • porphyria, hepatocutaneous kind
  • uroporphyrinogen decarboxylase shortage
  • UROD shortage
  • porphyria, hepatoerythropoietic
  • uroporphyrinogen decarboxylase

Condition Subdivisions

  • None

General Discussion
Revealed skin reveals irregularities that vary from small delicacy of the skin to consistent scarring and also disfiguration. Blistering of light revealed skin as well as enhanced hair development are likewise particular.

The condition could be gotten or could be created by an acquired genetics anomaly in the UROD genetics. Numerous people with a UROD genetics anomaly never ever experience signs of the condition.

People that have conditions that lead to excess iron in cells such as hemochromatosis additionally have actually a boosted danger of establishing PCT. It is typically essential for an ecological trigger to be existing to trigger signs and symptoms of either the obtained or acquired kind of PCT.

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