How should Wilson disease be assessed in pediatric patients?

Updated: Feb 14, 2019
  • Author: Richard K Gilroy, MBBS, FRACP; Chief Editor: Praveen K Roy, MD, AGAF  more...
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Pediatricians should consider Wilson disease in any child with hepatic abnormalities. The initial tests should be performed, and further workup by a pediatric gastroenterologist may be necessary if suspicion remains high.

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