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Disease Hemosiderosis

Name Hemosiderosis
Synonym Hemosideroses
Definition Conditions in which there is a generalized increase in the iron stores of body tissues, particularly of liver and the MONONUCLEAR PHAGOCYTE SYSTEM, without demonstrable tissue damage. The name refers to the presence of stainable iron in the tissue in the form of hemosiderin.
Categories Metabolic disease
MeSH® ID D006486
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DiseasesNutritional and Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Iron Metabolism Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Iron Overload Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hemosiderosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Hemosiderosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Finnish lethal neonatal metabolic syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Hemosiderosis, Systemic, due to Aceruloplasminemia
  Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis