Hepatic iron concentration in alcoholic and post-hepatitic cirrhosis and haemochromatosis

C. Mandelli, L. Cesarini, P. Velio, M. Fraquelli, P. A. Bianchi, D. Conte

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Abstract

Hepatic iron concentration and iron related indices were determined in 25 patients with idiopathic haemochromatosis, 42 with alcoholic cirrhosis, 12 with post-hepatitic cirrhosis and 16 controls. Hepatic iron concentration was significantly higher in haemochromatotics compared with alcoholics and with post-hepatitic cirrhotics (P

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)835-839
Number of pages5
JournalEuropean Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Volume3
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 1991

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology

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