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High Blood Iron

High Blood Iron: Introduction

High Blood Iron: Where a patient has an elevated iron content of their blood. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of High Blood Iron, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of High Blood Iron:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of High Blood Iron. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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High Blood Iron: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to High Blood Iron

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High Blood Iron: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of High Blood Iron:

A disorder due to the deposition of hemosiderin in the parenchymal cells, causing tissue damage and dysfunction of the liver, pancreas, heart, and pituitary. Full development of the disease in women is restricted by menstruation, pregnancy, and lower dietary intake of iron. Acquired hemochromatosis may be the result of blood transfusions, excessive dietary iron, or secondary to other disease. Idiopathic or genetic hemochromatosis is an autosomal recessive disorder of metabolism associated with a gene tightly linked to the A locus of the HLA complex on chromosome 6. (From Dorland, 27th ed)
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Detailed list of causes of High Blood Iron

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How Common are these Causes of High Blood Iron?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of High Blood Iron. Of the 9 causes of High Blood Iron that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 8 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: High Blood Iron:

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What are the alternative names for High Blood Iron:

Hemochromatosis
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Medical Conditions associated with High Blood Iron:

Blood symptoms (2297 causes), Red blood cell symptoms (891 causes), Abnormal blood test symptoms (1538 causes)

Symptoms related to High Blood Iron:

Hemochromatosis, Hereditary hemochromatosis, Joint symptoms (1430 causes), Liver symptoms (1644 causes), Diabetes-like symptoms (212 causes), Multiple blood transfusions, Dietary excess of iron, Alcoholism, Alcoholic liver disease, Haemochromatosis (9 causes), Sideroblastic anaemia

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