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IRIDA syndrome

Disease definition

IRIDA (Iron-refractory iron deficiency anemia) syndrome is a rare autosomal recessive iron metabolism disorder characterized by iron deficiency anemia (hypochromic, microcytic) that is often unresponsive to oral iron intake and partially responsive to parenteral iron treatment.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Iron-refractory iron deficiency anemia
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: Autosomal recessive 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Neonatal
  • ICD-10: D50.8
  • OMIM: 206200
  • UMLS: C0085576
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 10957
  • MedDRA: -

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