Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Chronic Porphyria Treatment

General treatment for porphyria cutanea tarda includes avoiding exposure to sunlight, phlebotomy, and medications.

Specific treatment measures for porphyria cutanea tarda include:

Chronic Porphyria Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat porphyria cutanea tarda:

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Last Updated: Oct 25, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Chronic Porphyria References
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  2. Sarkany RP. The management of porphyria cutanea tarda. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2001 May;26(3):225-32. [11422163]
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