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Iron chelators reverse organ damage in type 4B hereditary hemochromatosis: Case reports.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8021318
Medicine Wu LY, Song ZY et. al.

Mar 31st, 2021 - Hereditary hemochromatosis (HH) is a hereditary disorder of iron metabolism. It is classified into 4 main types depending on the underlying genetic mutation: human hemochromatosis protein (HFE) (type 1), hemojuvelin (HJV) (type 2A), HAMP (type 2B)...

Long-term phlebotomy successfully alleviated hepatic iron accumulation in a ferroportin...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7934381
BMC Gastroenterology; Nishina S, Tomiyama Y et. al.

Mar 6th, 2021 - Hereditary hemochromatosis is a heterogenous group of inherited iron-overload conditions that is characterized by increased intestinal absorption and deposition in vital organs. Hepcidin is a soluble regulator that acts to attenuate both intestina...

Coenzyme Q10 deficiency in patients with hereditary hemochromatosis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2021.101624
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Martinefski MR, Yamasato MF et. al.

Mar 6th, 2021 - Hereditary hemochromatosis (HH) is a group of inherited disorders that causes a slow and progressive iron deposition in diverse organs, particularly in the liver. Iron overload induces oxidative stress and tissue damage. Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) is a ...

A survey of lifestyle habits, physician counseling, and direct-to consumer genetic test...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2021.101658
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Koop AH, Ghoz HM et. al.

Mar 6th, 2021 - The goal of this study was to assess lifestyle habits and physician counseling of patients with hereditary hemochromatosis (HH), and determine the prevalence of direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing. A 52-question survey was created to collect ...

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Guidelines  17 results

ACG Clinical Guideline: Hereditary Hemochromatosis
https://journals.lww.com/ajg/Fulltext/2019/08000/ACG_Clinical_Guideline__Hereditary_Hemochromatosis.11.aspx
Kowdley,K.,et al

Aug 1st, 2019 - Hereditary hemochromatosis (HH) is one of the most common genetic disorders among persons of northern European descent. There have been recent advances in the diagnosis, management, and treatment of HH. The availability of molecular diagnostic tes...

ACG Clinical Guideline: Hereditary Hemochromatosis.
https://doi.org/10.14309/ajg.0000000000000315
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Kowdley KV, Brown KE et. al.

Jul 24th, 2019 - Hereditary hemochromatosis (HH) is one of the most common genetic disorders among persons of northern European descent. There have been recent advances in the diagnosis, management, and treatment of HH. The availability of molecular diagnostic tes...

Direct-to-consumer genetic testing
https://www.ama-assn.org/delivering-care/precision-medicine/direct-consumer-genetic-testing

Apr 2nd, 2019 - Types of DTC genetic tests A broad range of genetic test types are offered DTC, including: Carrier testing for diseases such as cystic fibrosis and hemochromatosis Pharmacogenomic testing Testing for predisposition to complex diseases such as her...

Guidelines Insights: Hepatobiliary Cancers, Version 2.2019
https://jnccn.org/view/journals/jnccn/17/4/article-p302.xml
Benson,A.,et al

Mar 31st, 2019 - Incidence and mortality rates for cancer overall are declining, but both incidence and mortality rates for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) are increasing.1,2 Risk factors for development of HCC include infection with hepatitis B virus (HBV) and/or ...

Therapeutic recommendations in HFE hemochromatosis for p.Cys282Tyr (C282Y/C282Y) homozygous ...
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs12072-018-9855-0
Adams, P.,et al.

Mar 30th, 2018 - Although guidelines are available for hereditary hemochromatosis, a high percentage of the recommendations within them are not shared between the different guidelines. Our main aim is to provide an objective, simple, brief, and practical set of re.

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Drugs  4 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2,073 results

Iron chelators reverse organ damage in type 4B hereditary hemochromatosis: Case reports.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8021318
Medicine Wu LY, Song ZY et. al.

Mar 31st, 2021 - Hereditary hemochromatosis (HH) is a hereditary disorder of iron metabolism. It is classified into 4 main types depending on the underlying genetic mutation: human hemochromatosis protein (HFE) (type 1), hemojuvelin (HJV) (type 2A), HAMP (type 2B)...

Long-term phlebotomy successfully alleviated hepatic iron accumulation in a ferroportin...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7934381
BMC Gastroenterology; Nishina S, Tomiyama Y et. al.

Mar 6th, 2021 - Hereditary hemochromatosis is a heterogenous group of inherited iron-overload conditions that is characterized by increased intestinal absorption and deposition in vital organs. Hepcidin is a soluble regulator that acts to attenuate both intestina...

Coenzyme Q10 deficiency in patients with hereditary hemochromatosis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2021.101624
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Martinefski MR, Yamasato MF et. al.

Mar 6th, 2021 - Hereditary hemochromatosis (HH) is a group of inherited disorders that causes a slow and progressive iron deposition in diverse organs, particularly in the liver. Iron overload induces oxidative stress and tissue damage. Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) is a ...

A survey of lifestyle habits, physician counseling, and direct-to consumer genetic test...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2021.101658
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Koop AH, Ghoz HM et. al.

Mar 6th, 2021 - The goal of this study was to assess lifestyle habits and physician counseling of patients with hereditary hemochromatosis (HH), and determine the prevalence of direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing. A 52-question survey was created to collect ...

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News  107 results

Common Genetic Disorder Tied to Increased Dementia Risk in Men
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/945393

Feb 4th, 2021 - Men with iron overload due to hereditary hemochromatosis are at increased risk of developing dementia, an analysis of UK Biobank data indicates. Results of a large analysis showed that among men who had two mutations that cause hemochromatosis (HF...

New Guidelines to Help You Manage Hereditary Hemochromatosis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/926286

Mar 15th, 2020 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Hello. I'm Dr David Johnson, professor of medicine and chief of gastroenterology at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. Welcome back to another GI Common Concerns. This past week, I sa...

Sixty-five roses
https://www.mdedge.com/node/210356/path_term/51947
Brett M. Coldiron, MD

Oct 19th, 2019 - Like many of you, my wife and I took the DNA plunge for fun and spit in the cup. She is genetically perfect, but I, however, am a carrier for alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency, hemochromatosis, and like 1 in 19 Irish people, cystic fibrosis.

ACG Clinical Guideline: Hereditary Hemochromatosis
https://journals.lww.com/ajg/Fulltext/2019/08000/ACG_Clinical_Guideline__Hereditary_Hemochromatosis.11.aspx
Kowdley,K.,et al

Aug 1st, 2019 - Hereditary hemochromatosis (HH) is one of the most common genetic disorders among persons of northern European descent. There have been recent advances in the diagnosis, management, and treatment of HH. The availability of molecular diagnostic tes...

May 2019 - Question 1
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/199937/mixed-topics/may-2019-question-1?channel=27442

Apr 30th, 2019 - Q1. Correct Answer: A Rationale: This is an example of Yersinia infection.

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Patient Education  19 results see all →