The osteodystrophy of congenital erythropoietic porphyria.

  title={The osteodystrophy of congenital erythropoietic porphyria.},
  author={H W Pullon and Alastair J. Bellingham and Stephen Humphreys and T. F. Cundy},
  volume={12 2},
Congenital erythropoietic porphyria (CEP) is a rare disorder of heme biosynthesis that results in the production of large quantities of photoactive porphyrins. The clinical syndrome is dominated by extreme photosensitivity with mutilation of light exposed extremities and hemolytic anemia. Bone disease has been occasionally noted, but is not well… CONTINUE READING