Hemochromatosis (Iron Overload) (cont.)
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Patients with hemochromatosis need routine follow-up with their treating physicians. Blood draws to monitor iron, ferritin, and transferrin saturation are typically done every few months in those undergoing phlebotomy. Hemochromatosis-related diseases require regular follow-up depending on their severity, as recommended by the treating doctor.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/20/2014
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