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What is Neonatal hemochromatosis?

What is Neonatal hemochromatosis?

Neonatal hemochromatosis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Neonatal hemochromatosis, or a subtype of Neonatal hemochromatosis, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Neonatal hemochromatosis as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Neonatal hemochromatosis: Introduction

Types of Neonatal hemochromatosis:

Broader types of Neonatal hemochromatosis:

What causes Neonatal hemochromatosis?

Causes of Neonatal hemochromatosis: see causes of Neonatal hemochromatosis

What are the symptoms of Neonatal hemochromatosis?

Symptoms of Neonatal hemochromatosis: see symptoms of Neonatal hemochromatosis

Neonatal hemochromatosis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Neonatal hemochromatosis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Neonatal hemochromatosis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Neonatal hemochromatosis: Neonatologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Neonatal hemochromatosis.
Treatments for Neonatal hemochromatosis: see treatments for Neonatal hemochromatosis
Research for Neonatal hemochromatosis: see research for Neonatal hemochromatosis

Name and Aliases of Neonatal hemochromatosis

Main name of condition: Neonatal hemochromatosis

Other names or spellings for Neonatal hemochromatosis:

Idiopathic Neonatal Hemochromatosis, NH, NHC, Neonatal hepatitis (formerly), Giant Cell Hepatitis (formerly)

Giant Cell Hepatitis (formerly), Idiopathic Neonatal Hemochromatosis, NH, NHC, Neonatal hepatitis (formerly), Perinatal hemochromatosis
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Neonatal hemochromatosis: Related Conditions

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