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Hemochromatosis

Definition

An iron storage disease that affects multiple organ and tissue systems

Types

Primary Hemochromatosis
Signs and Symptoms

The clinical presentation is usually of a man over 40 years, with evidence of the clinical tetrad: diabetes mellitus, liver, skin, and heart disease, with one-third manifesting congestive heart failure

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Secondary Hemochromatosis

Signs and Symptoms

M-Mode/2-D

Doppler

Treatment

Phlebotomy with Echo Doppler follow-up

 

 

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