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Hemochromatosis (Iron Overload) (cont.)

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Author: Saimak T. Nabili, MD, MPH

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD

References:
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Fletcher, LM, Dixon, JL, Purdie, DM, Powell, LW. Excess Alcohol Greatly Increases the Prevalence of Cirrhosis in Hereditary Hemochromatosis. Gastroenterology 2002; 122:281.

Edwards, CQ, Griffen, LM, Goldgar, D, et al. Prevalence of hemochromatosis among 11,065 presumably healthy blood donors. N Engl J Med 1988; 318:1355.

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Harrison's Principles on Internal Medicine, 1998


Last Editorial Review: 6/5/2009

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