Wilson's disease in Scotland.

@article{Park1991WilsonsDI,
  title={Wilson's disease in Scotland.},
  author={Regent’s Park and Patricia Mccabe and Gordon S Fell and Robin I Russell},
  journal={Gut},
  year={1991},
  volume={32 12},
  pages={1541-5}
}
The prevalence and clinical features of Wilson's disease in Scotland were investigated. Thirty three cases were identified but adequate information was available on only 28. In 1989, the prevalence rate was 4 per million. Ten patients with a mean (SEM) age of 18 (1.9) years presented with neurological symptoms, 12 patients aged 14 (1.7) years presented with hepatic symptoms, and six patients aged 12 (0.9) years were asymptomatic siblings of patients with Wilson's disease. Nine (56%) of the 16… CONTINUE READING
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