• Pseudoporphyria is a condition clinically and ultrastructurally identical to porphyria cutanea tarda but with no associated abnormality of heme synthesis. A 45-year-old woman with bullae on the dorsa of her hands was found on investigation to have pseudoporphyria. Her symptoms remitted following the cessation of naproxen therapy.
(Arch Dermatol 1986;122:451-454)
Judd LE, Henderson DW, Hill DC. Naproxen-Induced PseudoporphyriaA Clinical and Ultrastructural Study. Arch Dermatol. 1986;122(4):451-454. doi:10.1001/archderm.1986.01660160107028