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Intermittent acute porphyria

A genetic form of porphyria as a result of hepatic overproduction of d-aminolevulinic acid, with elevated urinary excretion of this acid and of porphobilinogen. It is marked by intermittent hypertension attacks, abdominal colic, psychosis, and polyneuropathy.
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