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Haemosiderosis

Introduction: Haemosiderosis

Description of Haemosiderosis

Haemosiderosis: A disease caused by excessive ingestion of iron which results in organ damage.

Haemosiderosis: abnormal deposit of hemosiderin; often a symptom of thalassemia or hemochromatosis.
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Haemosiderosis: Conditions in which there is a generalized increase in the iron stores of body tissues, particularly of liver and the reticuloendothelial system, without demonstrable tissue damage. The name refers to the presence of stainable iron in the tissue in the form of hemosiderin.
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Hierarchical classifications of Haemosiderosis

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