hepatolenticular degeneration


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Related to hepatolenticular degeneration: Wilson's disease, Kayser-Fleischer rings
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In addition, for our patient who requires penicillamine for his hepatolenticular degeneration, we suggest using zinc as a substitute.
Its scientific name is hepatolenticular degeneration, indicating its harmful effects on the liver (hepato-) and on the lenticular nuciel of the brain.
Results: Wilson's disease, also named hepatolenticular degeneration, is an autosomal recessive genetic disorder characterized by abnormal copper metabolism caused by mutations to the copper-transporting gene ATP7B.
Wilson's disease (WD), also named hepatolenticular degeneration, is an autosomal recessive genetic disorder caused by defects of ATP7B gene.