How do cardiac manifestations affect the treatment of hemochromatosis?

Updated: Apr 03, 2017
  • Author: Andrea Duchini, MD; Chief Editor: Praveen K Roy, MD, AGAF  more...
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Cardiac manifestations of hereditary hemochromatosis could have sudden onset and could be poorly responsive to therapy. The hemochromatic etiology of the cardiomyopathy should be identified to ensure appropriate treatment.


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