Clinical profile and outcome of Wilson disease in Indian children: A single centre study

Sandesh Kini, Koushik Handattu, Kalyan Chakravarthy Konda, Ramesh Bhat Y
<span title="2019-06-05">2019</span> <i title="Sri Lanka Journals Online (JOL)"> <a target="_blank" rel="noopener" href="" style="color: black;">Sri Lanka Journal of Child Health</a> </i> &nbsp;
Wilson disease is an inherited disorder of copper metabolism characterised by cirrhosis of the liver, bilateral degeneration of basal ganglia and pigmented rings in the periphery of cornea. The clinical features vary considerably. Early diagnosis and prompt treatment favours good prognosis. Objectives: To study the clinical and biochemical features of children with Wilson disease and the outcome after therapy at one year follow up.
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