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protoporphyria

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noun pro·to·por·phyr·ia \ˌprōt-ō-pȯr-ˈfir-ē-ə\

Medical Definition of protoporphyria

  1. :  the presence of protoporphyrin in the blood—see erythropoietic protoporphyria


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