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Table 4 The percentage of participants who reported the different PCT symptoms and their localization

From: Health-related quality of life in porphyria cutanea tarda: a cross-sectional registry based study

  Skin blisters Sore/fragile skin Increased pigmentation Abnormal hair growth Itching Total
Arms/hands 95% 80% 13% 15% 46% 98%
Face 20% 31% 16% 33% 12% 57%
Legs/feet 21% 25% 3% 2% 18% 48%
Upper body incl. Neck 8% 7% 8% 5% 18% 31%
Other places 5% 2% 0% 2% 8% 12%
Total 95% 84% 25% 36% 59%