Int J Dermatol 2017 Mar 21. Epub 2017 Mar 21.
Dermatology, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA.
Porphyrias are a group of intriguing genetic diseases of the heme pathway, of which porphyria cutanea tarda (PCT) is the most common. Resulting from a defect in enzymes in the porphyria pathway, PCT has been linked to several conditions. Recent studies have demonstrated a change in thinking regarding the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and development of PCT. Read More