Author Topic: HEMOCHROMATOSIS  (Read 1659 times)


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« on: August 28, 2012, 07:16:53 AM »
Hereditary hemochromatosis is an inherited (genetic) disorder in which there is excessive accumulation of iron in the body (iron overload).
Individuals affected with hereditary hemochromatosis may have no symptoms or signs (and have normal longevity), or they can have
severe symptoms and signs of iron overload that include sexual dysfunction, heart failure, joint pains, liver cirrhosis , diabetes mellitus,
fatigue, and darkening of skin.

Blood test, Liver biopsy, Genetic test

The most effective treatment for hemochromatosis is to reduce iron in the body by phlebotomy

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« Reply #1 on: August 28, 2012, 07:26:03 AM »
i don't know this kind of disease untill now,so many strange diseases,hope everyone can have a healthy body.
I am confident that my future is not a dream