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Wilson's disease - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 
 
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Wilson's disease or hepatolenticular degeneration is an autosomal recessive genetic disorder in which copper accumulates in tissues; this manifests as neurological or psychiatric symptoms and liver disease.  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease 
 
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Who is more likely to develop Wilson disease? Men and women develop Wilson disease at equal rates. About one in 30,000 people have Wilson disease.  
 
 
 
About Wilson (Wilson's) Disease 
 
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Wilson disease is a genetic disorder that is fatal unless detected and treated before serious illness from copper poisoning develops. Wilson disease affects approximately one in 30,000 people worldwide.  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease: MedlinePlus - National Library of Medicine 
 
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Wilson disease is a rare inherited disorder that prevents your body from getting rid of extra copper. You need a small amount of copper from food to stay healthy.  
 
 
 
Wilson's disease - Mayo Clinic 
 
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Wilson's disease — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, treatment of this copper metabolism disorder.  
 
 
 
Wilson's disease - PubMed Health - National Library of ... 
 
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Wilson's disease is an inherited disorder in which there is too much copper in the body's tissues. The excess copper damages the liver and nervous system.  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease - Medscape Reference 
 
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Wilson disease is a rare autosomal recessive inherited disorder of copper metabolism. The condition is characterized by excessive deposition of copper in the liver, brain, and other tissues.  
 
 
 
Wilson disease - Genetics Home Reference 
 
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Wilson disease is an inherited disorder in which excessive amounts of copper accumulate in the body, particularly in the liver, brain, and eyes.  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease Association (WDA) International 
 
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The Wilson Disease Association is dedicated to providing the leadership and resources that will result in increased research, improved health, worldwide detection, and a cure for Wilson (Wilson's) disease.  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease - GeneReviews® - NCBI Bookshelf 
 
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Disease characteristics. Wilson disease is a disorder of copper metabolism that can present with hepatic, neurologic, or psychiatric disturbances, or a combination of these, in individuals ranging from age three years to over 50 years; symptoms vary among and within families.    
 
 
American Liver Foundation - Wilson Disease 
 
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What is Wilson disease? Wilson disease is an inherited condition that causes the body to retain excess copper. The liver of a person who has Wilson's disease does not release copper into bile as it should.  
 
 
 
Wilson's Disease - Symptoms and Treatment 
 
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Wilson’s Disease is a genetic disorder that occurs when a person inherits certain genes that lead to an over-accumulation of copper in the body.    
 
 
Wilson's Disease Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatments and Causes ... 
 
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Wilson's Disease: Introduction. Wilson's disease is a disorder in which there is a high level of copper that accumulates in the liver and other organs.  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease | ACG Patients 
 
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Wilson disease is a very treatable condition. With proper therapy, disease progress can be halted and oftentimes symptoms can be improved. Left untreated, Wilson disease may be fatal.  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease - Lab Tests Online 
 
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What is Wilson disease? Wilson disease is an inherited genetic disorder associated with abnormal copper metabolism that results in excess storage of copper, primarily in the liver and brain.  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease Information Page: National Institute of ... 
 
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What is Wilson Disease? Wilson disease (WD) is a rare inherited disorder of copper metabolism in which excessive amounts of copper accumulate in the body.  
 
 
 
Wilson’s disease - WebMD 
 
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Important It is possible that the main title of the report Wilson's Disease is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report. ...  
 
 
 
Wilson's disease Symptoms - Mayo Clinic 
 
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Wilson's disease causes a wide variety of signs and symptoms that are often mistaken for other diseases and conditions. Signs and symptoms vary depending on what parts of your body are affected by Wilson's disease.  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease Association | Facebook 
 
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Wilson Disease Association. 1,838 likes · 61 talking about this. Welcome to the official fan page of The Wilson Disease Association International. We are...  
 
 
 
Symptoms of Wilson's Disease - RightDiagnosis.com 
 
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Symptoms of Wilson's Disease: Introduction. People with Wilson's disease have the disorder from birth, but generally do not begin to experience symptoms until they are at least four years of age.  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease - Lab Tests Online 
 
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Tests for Wilson Disease. The goals with testing are to diagnose Wilson disease, evaluate its severity, distinguish between those who have the disease and those who are carriers, rule out other causes of liver and neurological dysfunction, and monitor the effectiveness of treatment for Wilson ...  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease - Medscape 
 
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Are there new advances in the diagnosis of Wilson's disease, and how should the disease be treated once discovered?  
 
 
 
Wilson disease | Encyclopedia Britannica 
 
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Wilson disease, also called hepatolenticular degeneration, a rare hereditary disorder characterized by abnormal copper transport that results in the accumulation of copper in tissues, such as the brain and liver.  
 
 
 
Wilson disease - definition of Wilson disease by Medical ... 
 
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Wilson Disease Definition. Wilson disease, or WD, is a rare inherited disorder that causes excess copper to accumulate in the body. It is also known as hepatolenticular degeneration.  
 
 
 
Wilson disease | Disease | Overview | Office of Rare Diseases ... 
 
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Wilson disease is a rare inherited disorder that is characterized by the accumulation of copper in the body. Because high levels of copper are toxic to tissues and organs, this buildup can lead to damage of the liver, brain and eyes.  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease 
 
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Wilson’s disease or hepatolenticular degeneration is an autosomal recessive hereditary disease, with an incidence of about 1 in 30,000 in most parts of the world and a male preponderance.  
 
 
 
Wilson's Disease; hepatolenticular degeneration | Patient.co.uk 
 
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Wilson's disease is also known as hepatolenticular degeneration. Wilson's disease was originally described by Dr Samuel Alexander Kinnier Wilson in 1912.  
 
 
 
Wilson (Wilson's) Disease | University of Michigan Health System 
 
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The Wilson Disease Clinic, part of the University of Michigan’s Hepatology Program, is a Wilson Disease Center of Excellence, as designated by the Wilson Disease Association. We earned this designation because of our commitment to diagnosing, optimizing care, and following up with patients ...  
 
 
 
Wilson disease definition - MedicineNet - Health and Medical ... 
 
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Wilson disease: An inherited disorder of copper metabolism that results in an abnormal accumulation of copper in the body. Although the accumulation of copper begins at birth, symptoms of the disorder do not appear until later in life, between the ages of 6 and 40.  
 
 
 
Wilson's Disease - Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment of Wilson's ... 
 
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Wilson's disease is an inherited disorder in which there is too much copper in the body's tissues. The excess copper damages the liver and nervous system.  
 
 
 
Wilson's Disease - Symptoms , Treatment, Pictures 
 
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Let us find out the causes of Wilson's Disease including pictures and information on symptoms of Wilson disease and treatment  
 
 
 
Wilson's disease: Risk Factors, Causes & Symptoms 
 
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Wilson’s disease, also known as hepatolenticular degeneration, is a rare genetic disorder caused by the buildup of copper. Small amounts of copper exist in the body and are released through the urine.  
 
 
 
Wilson's disease : MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia 
 
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Wilson's disease is an inherited disorder in which there is too much copper in the body's tissues. The excess copper damages the liver and nervous system.  
 
 
 
Wilson ’s Disease : a Genetic but Treatable Liver Disorder 
 
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Wilson’s disease is a rare inherited metabolic disease that leads to copper accumulation mainly in the liver and brain. Although the accumulation of copper begins at birth, symptoms of the disorder appear later in life, between the ages of 6 and 40. The primary consequence in about 40 percent ...  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease Association (WDA) International 
 
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The Wilson Disease Association is dedicated to providing the leadership and resources that will result in increased research, improved health, worldwide detection, and a cure for Wilson disease.    
 
 
Wilson Disease | Hereditary Ocular Diseases 
 
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Eye involvement in Wilson disease usually does not lead to significant impairment of vision. Systemic Features. This is a disorder of copper metabolism. It is associated with severe liver disease, often beginning with signs of recurrent jaundice, ...  
 
 
 
Wilson disease. DermNet NZ 
 
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Wilson disease Wilson disease is also known as hepatolenticular degeneration. What is Wilson disease? Wilson disease is a rare inherited disorder that results in excessive amounts of copper in the body.  
 
 
 
Wilson's Disease - WebMD 
 
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International network. Founded 1979. Provides information and referrals about Wilson's disease, a genetic disorder that causes excessive amounts of copper accumulation in the body, affecting the liver and brain.  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease Workup - Medscape Reference 
 
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The presence of Kayser-Fleischer rings and ceruloplasmin levels of less than 20 mg/dL in a patient with neurologic signs or symptoms suggest a diagnosis of Wilson disease.  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease - Cleveland Clinic 
 
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What is Wilson disease? Wilson disease is a genetic disorder that prevents the body from getting rid of extra copper. A small amount of copper obtained from food is needed to stay healthy, but too much copper is poisonous.  
 
 
 
Wilson disease: Clinical manifestations, diagnosis, and ... 
 
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Wilson disease (hepatolenticular degeneration) is due to a genetic abnormality inherited in an autosomal recessive manner that leads to impairment of cellularcoppertransport. It is found worldwide, with a prevalence of approximately 1 case in 30,000  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease - Liver Doctor 
 
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Wilson Disease is a very rare inherited disorder causing an inability of the body to metabolize the mineral copper. It results in very high and toxic levels of copper building up in the liver and parts of the brain, leading to liver scarring (cirrhosis) and neurolo  
 
 
 
Wilson disease | Radiology Reference Article | Radiopaedia.org 
 
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Wilson disease, also known as hepatolenticular degeneration, is a rare autosomal recessive disorder of copper metabolism, affecting multiple organ systems.  
 
 
 
Wilson disease - References - Genetics Home Reference 
 
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Ferenci P. Pathophysiology and clinical features of Wilson disease. Metab Brain Dis. 2004 Dec;19(3-4):229-39. Review. PubMed citation; Gitlin JD. ... Pandit A, Bavdekar A, Bhave S. Wilson's disease. Indian J Pediatr. 2002 Sep;69(9):785-91. Review. PubMed citation . Reviewed: January 2014.  
 
 
 
Wilsons-disease | Define Wilsons-disease at Dictionary.com 
 
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Wilsons-disease definition, a rare hereditary disease in which copper accumulates in the brain and liver, gradually leading to tremors, muscular rigidity, kidney malfunction, and cognitive disturbances: marked by Kayser-Fleischer rings. See more. Thesaurus;  
 
 
 
Learning About Wilson Disease 
 
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Learning About Wilson Disease. What is Wilson disease? What are the symptoms of Wilson disease? How is Wilson disease diagnosed? How is Wilson disease treated?    
 
 
Wilson Disease | Ambry Genetics 
 
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Wilson Disease is a progressive autosomal recessive disorder of copper metabolism, characterized by hepatic, neurological and psychiatric problems.  
 
 
 
Wilson's Disease: Disease Prognosis - Medscape 
 
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The authors provide a comprehensive description of the pathogenesis and neurological clinical presentation of Wilson's disease, and discuss diagnosis and treatment options currently available.  
 
 
 
Wilson Disease | Diagnosis & Treatment 
 
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Diagnosis & Treatment Wilson Disease can be diagnosed through a series of widely available medical tests that evaluate liver function, including blood and urine tests, as well as eye tests and brain scans to evaluate neurological activity.  
 
 
 
Wilson disease: Current status and the future - ResearchGate 
 
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ABSTRACT The focus of this minireview is on the current status and new advances in diagnosis and treatment of Wilson disease, an autosomal recessive disorder of copper metabolism.  
 
 
 


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