- porphyria (n.)
- metabolic disorder, 1923, from porphyrin (1910), the name of the type of chemical which, in imbalance, causes it, from German porphyrin, chemical name, from Greek porphyros "purple" (see purple) + -in (2). Some of the compounds are purple.
- 1. This is the porphyria, a rare genetic disease.
- 这就是卟啉症了, 一种罕见的遗传疾病.
- 2. As genetic blood disorders, hemophilia and porphyria had serious effects on the crowned heads of Europe.
- 血友病和卟啉病这两种遗传性血液病, 在欧洲的皇室内产生了严重的影响.
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