Endocrine dysfunction, particularly with Hypogonadism, 
Infertility, Impotence, decreased libido, early menopause, etc.

This section refers to how the endocrine system may be affected by too much iron.  Unfortunately, patients presenting with these problems are not usually checked for iron overload but they SHOULD be!  Click on the title to read more about these problems.


Click on this link to read about HH. Discussion of a liver biopsy is also here: 


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