Underdiagnosis of hereditary haemochromatosis: reflects lack of clinical not biochemical penetrance

Thorburn, D.; Morris, A.J.; Stanley, A.J.; Mills, P.R.
March 2003
Gut;Mar2003, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p455
Academic Journal
Comments on the article by Ryan et al published in the 2002 issue of the periodical 'Gut,' which reported that men and women who were identified to be C282Y homozygotes by family screening had evidence of biochemical iron overload. Prevalence of C282Y homozygous in Glasgow, Scotland.


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