Iron Overload

Clara Camaschella, A. Victor Hoffbrand

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPostgraduate Haematology: Sixth Edition
Number of pages14
ISBN (Print)9781405191807
Publication statusPublished - Nov 16 2010


  • Acute oral iron poisoning-severe necrotizing gastritis and enteritis, and metabolic acidosis
  • Genetic haemochromatosis classification
  • Genetic haemochromatosis, according to genetic defect-and iron overload
  • Haemochromatosis type 3, rare autosomal recessive disease-in European and Asian ancestry
  • Hereditary hyperferritinaemia-and cataract syndrome
  • HFE C282Y mutation-heterozygosity and homozygosity with haematological conditions
  • HFE mutation frequencies worldwide
  • Iron mobilization by phlebotomy-and iron store calculation
  • Iron overload
  • Iron status diagnosis-transferrin saturation and serum ferritin

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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