Late-onset Wilson disease in older patient without ophthalmological findings, a case report

Yousefi, M. and Yousefi, M. and Gharravi, A. M. (2019) Late-onset Wilson disease in older patient without ophthalmological findings, a case report. Clinical Case Reports, 7 (6). pp. 1253-1258.

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A 60-year-old man was referred to hospital for loss of consciousness. Her late-onset Wilson disease was diagnosed with elevated serum bilirubin, hepatic copper concentration, and urinary copper excretion. Zinc sulfate administration decreased the majority of clinical symptoms. © 2019 The Authors. Clinical Case Reports published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd.

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Additional Information: Export Date: 16 February 2020 Correspondence Address: Gharravi, A.M.; School of Medicine, Shahroud University of Medical SciencesIran; email:
Uncontrolled Keywords: copper liver older patient Wilson disease alanine aminotransferase albumin alkaline phosphatase amlodipine ammonia antinuclear antibody aspartate aminotransferase bilirubin bilirubin glucuronide ceruloplasmin fibrinogen liver enzyme pantoprazole zinc sulfate adult Article case report chemiluminescence immunoassay chronic liver disease clinical article dietary supplement echography endoscopy fatty liver follow up hepatic encephalopathy histopathology human human tissue hypoalbuminemia international normalized ratio late onset disorder liver biopsy liver cirrhosis liver function male mental function middle aged necrosis nephelometry priority journal prothrombin time real time polymerase chain reaction splenomegaly transient elastography treatment outcome urinalysis
Subjects: WW Ophthalmology
Divisions: Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
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Date Deposited: 27 Jun 2020 05:43
Last Modified: 27 Jun 2020 05:43

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