DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for hemochromatosis

Hemochromatosis [DOID:2352]

In medicine, iron overload indicates accumulation of iron in the body from any cause. The most important causes are hereditary haemochromatosis (HHC), a genetic disease, and transfusional iron overload, which can result from repeated blood transfusion.

Synonyms:  hemochromatosis,  DOID:2352,  Bronze diabetes (disorder),  Bronzed diabetes,  Haemochromatosis ...

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