[Acute intermittent porphyria and chronic transaminase elevation].

  title={[Acute intermittent porphyria and chronic transaminase elevation].},
  author={Mar{\'i}a Yolanda Raigal Mart{\'i}n and Jos{\'e} Luis Lled{\'o} Navarro and Jos{\'e} Mar{\'i}a Raigal Mart{\'i}n and Eva Muriel Patino and Encarnaci{\'o}n P{\'e}rez P{\'e}rez and Miriam Moreno Prat},
  journal={Gastroenterologia y hepatologia},
  volume={31 4},
Acute intermittent porphyria is an autosomal dominant inherited disorder resulting from a deficiency of porphobilinogen deaminase activity, the third enzyme in the heme biosynthesis pathway. This disease is uncommon, although the prevalence is higher in asymptomatic heterozygotic carriers; however, this prevalence is difficult to establish because of the absence of symptoms. Although acute intermittent porphyria is a multisystemic disease, its most common form of presentation is abdominal pain… CONTINUE READING