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Acute intermittent porphyria (AIP)

Acute intermittent porphyria symptoms

What you should know about acute intermittent porphyria Acute intermittent porphyria, also known as AIP is a disorder that affects the production of heme. This hereditary condition develops due to low levels of an enzyme, porphobilinogen deaminase (PBGD) which is also referred to as hydroxymethylbilane synthase. While low levels of the enzyme do not necessarily […]