The mission of the Hemochromatosis Information Society is to promote public awareness about the genetic disorder hereditary hemochromatosis and the associated dangers of iron overload. The organization strives to meet the needs of those individuals, their families and friends diagnosed with hereditary hemochromatosis. In order to prevent adverse health effects and premature death, the Hemochromatosis Information Society supports routine screening of patients for hereditary hemochromatosis. Thank you for visiting us at www.hemoinfo.org!
A special thanks to all of the blood banks and facilities that have continued to provide services to hemochrmaotsis patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.
We have updated our Research page and our curated collection of articles on hemochromatosis available on Google Drive.
Liver Iron Retention Estimated from Utilization of Oral and Intravenous Radioiron in Various Anemias and Hemochromatosis in Humans.
Utility of hepatic or total body iron burden in the assessment of advanced hepatic fibrosis in HFE hemochromatosis.
Sub-acute neonatal hemochromatosis in an infant with hypoplastic left heart syndrome on ventricular assist device awaiting transplantation.
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