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MP term:porphyria
MP id: MP:0005654
Definition: acquired or inherited group of disorders characterized by excessive production of porphyrins or their precursors; if acquired, it results from inhibition of enzymes in the heme metabolic pathway by drugs, toxins or abnormal metabolites
Number of paths to term: 1

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part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship

mammalian phenotype
        is-ahomeostasis/metabolism phenotype
                is-aabnormal homeostasis
                        is-aabnormal porphyrin level
                                is-aincreased porphyrin level
                                        is-aincreased erythrocyte protoporphyrin level
                                        is-aporphyria [MP:0005654] (6 genotypes, 6 annotations)

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