Imran Ahmed, Ejaz Ahmed, Badshah Hussain Zaidi, Jawad Khaliq Ansari, Shazia Nisar


A young girl presented with fits vomiting and epigastric pain. Investigations including CT-Scan brain, MRI brain, MRV brain and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) examination were normal. Her urine was screened for porphobilinogen which was positive. She responded to intravenous dextrose and hypercaloric diet

Keywords: Porphyria,Porphobilinoge,Haeme arginate

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