7 doctors weighed in:
What are the symptoms of hemochromatosis?
7 doctors weighed in

Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Varies
Many times, it is only presented with high iron saturation and or iron storage without having any symptoms.
However, the clinical manifestations of iron accumulation can include liver disease, elevation of liver enzymes, skin pigmentation, diabetes mellitus, arthropathy, impotence in males, and cardiac enlargement with or without heart failure or conduction defects etc.

In brief: Varies
Many times, it is only presented with high iron saturation and or iron storage without having any symptoms.
However, the clinical manifestations of iron accumulation can include liver disease, elevation of liver enzymes, skin pigmentation, diabetes mellitus, arthropathy, impotence in males, and cardiac enlargement with or without heart failure or conduction defects etc.
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Thank
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Subtle
Simply feeling unwell.
Arthritis worst at the base of the thumb is said to be quite suggestive. Erectile dysfunction in a man. When the symptoms become obvious, the damage is already massive.

In brief: Subtle
Simply feeling unwell.
Arthritis worst at the base of the thumb is said to be quite suggestive. Erectile dysfunction in a man. When the symptoms become obvious, the damage is already massive.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Thank
Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine
In brief: Depends
Depends on age and gender, also which organ is affected.
..There is a large spectrum. This is inherited so speak to your kids and family to get tested.

In brief: Depends
Depends on age and gender, also which organ is affected.
..There is a large spectrum. This is inherited so speak to your kids and family to get tested.
Dr. Mary Efremov
Dr. Mary Efremov
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
Board Certified,
10 years in practice
16M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors