Knowledge Check

What are common screening tests for hereditary hemochromatosis?

a
Haptoglobin
b
Hepcidin
c
Ferritin
d
TSAT
e
Genetic analysis

True or false: The total iron binding capacity (TIBC) can be elevated in hereditary hemochromatosis without an elevation in serum ferritin.

a
True
b
False

True or false: Women tend to present later in life with hereditary hemochromatosis compared with men.

a
True
b
False