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Wilson disease

Synonym(s) Hepatolenticular degeneration
Prevalence 1-9 / 100 000
Inheritance Autosomal recessive
Age of onset Childhood
  • E83.0
  • C0019202
  • D006527
  • 10019819


Disease definition

Wilson disease is a very rare inherited multisystemic disease presenting non-specific neurological, hepatic, psychiatric or osseo-muscular manifestations due to excessive copper deposition in the body.

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