Chester Porphyria Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Aug 07, 2020
  • Author: Danielle Nance, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Other problems to be considered in the differential diagnosis include the following:

  • Diabetic ketoacidosis (with abdominal pain)
  • Poliomyelitis
  • Polyneuropathies
  • Tabes dorsalis (with abdominal pain)
  • Uremia (with abdominal pain)
  • Vasculitides (polyarteritis nodosa, lead or arsenic poisoning, myopathies, hysteria)
  • Other porphyrias

Differential Diagnoses