Germany

City: 

Chemnitz

Name of Centre: 

Porphyriezentrum - Klinikum Chemnitz

Full address: 

Klinikum Chemnitz gGmbH
Zentrum für Innere Medizin II
Flemmingstraße 2
09116 Chemnitz

Email: 

porphyriremoveezentrum@skc.de

Tel: 

+49371 333-33232 (weekday 7AM – 4PM), doctor on duty +49371 333 76 33692 or +49371 333 35617

Fax: 

+49371 333-33224

Director: 

Prof. Dr. med. Ulrich Stölzel

Email: 

u.stoeremovelzel@skc.de, dr.storemoveelzel@porphyrie.de

Activities: 

Diagnosis and Treatment of acute and not acute, hepatic and erythropoietic porphyrias
Care for in- and outpatients with porphyria
Integrated Intensive Care Unit for patients with severe attacks (hyponatremia, mechanical ventilation)
Liver diagnostic, -biopsy (wood light), elastography, endoscopy, ultrasound, endoscopic ultrasound and –operations
Mutational analysis in cooperation with other laboratories
Laboratory diagnosis in cooperation with MVZ Karlsruhe
Nutrition and lifestyle analysis with counseling
Counselling for trigger factor elimination
Counselling for patient´s disease understanding, explain biochemical basics on porphyrias
Education and advanced training in diagnosis and treatment of porphyrias via special online seminars (“porphynar”, present meetings and as preceptorship

Treatment:
Acute porphyrias
Heme therapy, Givosiran, caloric support, pain management, symptom treatment

PCT
Phlebotomy, iron depletion, low dose hydroxychloroquine
Hepatitis C eradication

EPP, XLP
Afamelanotid, in XLP iron substitution

Clinical questions contact: 

Dr.med. Ilja Kubisch, Nils Wohmann

Email: 

i.kuremovebisch@skc.de, n.wohmremoveann@skc.de

Tel: 

+49371 333-33232 (weekday 7AM – 4PM), doctor on duty +49371 333 76 33692 or +49371 333 35617