SAGE Open Med Case Rep 2018 23;6:2050313X18772125. Epub 2018 May 23.
Dalhousie University, Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada.
Erythropoietic protoporphyria (EPP) is a genetically inherited disease that causes protoporphyrin accumulation in erythrocytes, skin, liver, bile, and stool. Clinically this manifests as photosensitivity with painful, edematous cutaneous porphyria. We present the case of a four-year-old boy with a delayed photosensitivity reaction to sunlight. Read More