• Hemochromatosis.org - An Education Website for ...

    www.hemochromatosis.org What is Hemochromatosis? Hemochromatosis is an iron disorder in which the body simply loads too much iron. This action is genetic and the excess iron, if left ...
  • Hemochromatosis-Topic Overview - WebMD

    www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/hemochromatosis-topic-overview The most common type of hemochromatosis runs in families. But people sometimes get it from having a lot of blood transfusions, certain blood problems, liver disease ...
  • Hemochromatosis

    www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/health-topics/liver-disease/.../facts.aspx Provides information about the causes, risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and screening for hemochromatosis. Includes a list of additional resources.
    • Hemochromatosis: Facts on Diagnosis, Diet and Treatment

      www.medicinenet.com/iron_overload/article.htm Learn about hereditary hemochromatosis (iron overload) symptoms like heart failure, joint pain, diabetes, fatigue, and sexual dysfunction.
    • CDC - Hemochromatosis ( Iron Storage Disease ) - NCBDDD

      www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/hemochromatosis/index.html Hemochromatosis (also called iron storage disease) occurs when the body absorbs too much iron. If this iron buildup is not treated, it can damage the body’s organs.
    • Hemochromatosis - Medscape Reference

      emedicine.medscape.com/article/177216-overview Hemochromatosis is the abnormal accumulation of iron in parenchymal organs, leading to organ toxicity. [1] It is the most common autosomal recessive ...
    • Iron overload - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hemochromatosis Iron overload, also known as hemochromatosis or haemochromatosis, indicates accumulation of iron in the body from any cause. The most important causes are hereditary ...
    • American Liver Foundation - Hemochromatosis

      www.liverfoundation.org/abouttheliver/info/hemochromatosis What is hemochromatosis? Hemochromatosis is one of the most common genetic disorders in the United States. It is an inherited condition in which the body absorbs and ...
    • What Is Hemochromatosis? - NHLBI, NIH

      www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/hemo Hemochromatosis (HE-mo-kro-ma-TO-sis) is a disease in which too much iron builds up in your body (iron overload). Iron is a mineral found in many foods.
    • Hemochromatosis: MedlinePlus - National Library of Medicine

      www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/hemochromatosis.html Hemochromatosis is a disease in which too much iron builds up in your body. Your body needs iron but too much of it is toxic. If you have hemochromatosis ...