Are His63Asp or Cys282Tyr HFE mutations associated with porphyria cutanea tarda? Data of patients from central and southern Italy [6]

M. D'Amato, A. Macri, D. Griso, G. Biolcati, F. Ameglio

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As is known, iron is considered a possible trigger factor for the development of porphyria cutanea tarda (PCT), a relatively rare disease with dermatologic implications, together with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection, alcohol intake, other drugs, and hormones (Kappaset al. 1995).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1241-1242
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Investigative Dermatology
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1998
Externally publishedYes

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