Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
Dictionary » 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.
Source: WordNet 2.1

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.
Source: Diseases Database

Haemosiderosis: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Haemosiderosis:

Terms associated with Haemosiderosis:

Terms Similar to Haemosiderosis:

Source: Diseases Database

Source - WordNet 2.1

Broader terms for Haemosiderosis

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Haemosiderosis

The following list attempts to classify Haemosiderosis into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • symptom
  • evidence,grounds
  • information
  • cognition,knowledge,noesis
  • psychological feature

Source: WordNet 2.1

External links related to: Haemosiderosis

Source: Diseases Database

Interesting Medical Articles:

Medical dictionaries:

More Medical Dictionary Topics

  • Autoanalysis
  • Autoanalyzer
  • Autoanaphylaxis
  • Autoantibodies
  • Autoantibody
  • Autoanticomplement
  • Autoantigen
  • Autoassay
  • Autoaugmentation
  • Autobiographic memory
  • Autobiography
  • Autoblast
  • Autocatalysis
  • Autocatalytic
  • Autocatheterization

    Find out more

    Search to find out more about Haemosiderosis:

    powered by

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise