Halide Kattan, MD


Porphyria Cutanea Tarda in a Middle-Aged Man

September 14, 2005

A 50-year-old man with a history of diabetes, hypertension, seizure disorder, and alcohol abuse sought treatment for a rash and painful ulcerations of the hand, face, and scalp, which had bothered him for 1 month. The patient also complained of pruritus.