No association between genetic hemochromatosis and alpha1-antitrypsin deficiency.

@article{Fargion1996NoAB,
  title={No association between genetic hemochromatosis and alpha1-antitrypsin deficiency.},
  author={Silvia Fargion and Franco Bissoli and Anna Ludovica Fracanzani and E Suigo and Consolato M Sergi and Emanuela Taioli and Roberto L. Ceriani and V Dimasi and Alberto Piperno and Maurizio Sampietro and Gemino Fiorelli},
  journal={Hepatology},
  year={1996},
  volume={24 5},
  pages={1161-4}
}
Genetic hemochromatosis and alpha1-antitrypsin (AAT) deficiency are frequent in white populations. Conflicting data on the association of the two conditions and on the severity of the disease in those in whom these disorders coexist have emerged from analyses of small numbers of patients. To determine if the frequency of AAT deficiency is increased in… CONTINUE READING