Hepatic porphyrins and urinary prophyrins and prophyrin precursors in liver cirrhosis

@article{Doss1972HepaticPA,
  title={Hepatic porphyrins and urinary prophyrins and prophyrin precursors in liver cirrhosis},
  author={Manfred O. Doss and Didier Look and H. Henning and P. Nawrocki and Albrecht Schmidt and W. D{\"o}lle and Gerhard Korb and Christian L{\"u}ders and G. R. Strohmeyer},
  journal={Klinische Wochenschrift},
  year={1972},
  volume={50},
  pages={1025-1032}
}
In 21 liver cirrhotics (19 men, 2 women) the urinary excretion ofδ-aminolevulinic acid, porphobilinogen, uro- and coproporphyrin, and hepta-, hexa-, and pentacarboxylic porphyrin was studied. Porphyrins in liver biopsy tissue were also analyzed in 17 of the 21 cases. Only a single patient had slight clinical symptoms of porphyria cutanea tarda. Porphyrin excretion was normal in six of the patients, and six showed moderate to severe coproporphyrinuria. Excretion ofδ-aminolevulinic acid and… CONTINUE READING

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