Monocyte chemotactic properties in hereditary hemochromatosis.

  title={Monocyte chemotactic properties in hereditary hemochromatosis.},
  author={Erik Bj{\"o}rn-Rasmussen and Henrik Krarup Nielsen and Jurre Hageman and P J van den Dungen},
  journal={Acta medica Scandinavica},
  volume={219 3},
Several observations indicate that the innate metabolic defect in hereditary hemochromatosis (HH) leads to a defective function of the monocyte-macrophage system. The present study was performed to investigate the possibility that a defect in migration of cells of the monocyte-macrophage system can explain the abnormal location of the submucosal macrophages… CONTINUE READING