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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A genetic abnormality of metabolism causing abdominal pains and mental confusion.

Usage examples (35)
  • Another symptom of porphyria is an intolerance to sulfur in foods.
  • JULIA GNUSE: I have a skin disorder called porphyria, which is similar to lupus, but it is not a life-threatening disease.
  • Later he told me that one of the patients he sees has porphyria, which is a disease that could be the origins of the vampire myth.
  • As a result, people with porphyria often go insane. for more
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