Hepcidin resistance in dysmetabolic iron overload.


BACKGROUND & AIMS Dysmetabolic iron overload syndrome (DIOS) is a frequent condition predisposing to metabolic, cardiovascular and hepatic damage, whose pathogenesis remains poorly defined. Aim of this study was to characterize iron metabolism in DIOS. METHODS We evaluated 18 patients with DIOS, compared to 18 with nonalcoholic fatty liver and 23 healthy… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/liv.13124