Haemochromatosis

@article{Powell2016Haemochromatosis,
  title={Haemochromatosis},
  author={Lawrie W. Powell and Rebecca Seckington and Yves Deugnier},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2016},
  volume={388},
  pages={706-716}
}

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