The page below is a sample from the LabCE course Hereditary Hemochromatosis. Access the complete course and earn ASCLS P.A.C.E.-approved continuing education credits by subscribing online.

Learn more about Hereditary Hemochromatosis (online CE course) »
How to Subscribe
MLS & MLT Comprehensive CE Package
Includes 97 CE courses, most popular
$95 Add to cart
Pick Your Courses
Up to 8 CE hours
$50 Add to cart
Individual course$20 Add to cart


1. Beutler E. Iron storage disease: Facts, fiction and progress. Blood Cells Mol Dis. 2007;39:140-147.
2. Higgins T, Eckfeldt JH, Barton JC, Doumas BT. Hemoglobin, iron, and bilirubin. In: Burtis CA, Bruns DE, eds. Tietz Fundamentals of Clinical Chemistry and Molecular Diagnostics. 7th ed. Elsevier 2015.
3. Cook JD, Flowers CH, Skikne BS. The quantitative assessment of body iron. Blood. 2003:101:3359.
4. Ganz T. Hepcidin, a key regulator of iron metabolism and mediator of anemia and inflammation. Blood. 2003;102(3):78-80.
5. Andrews NC, Schmidt PJ. Iron homeostasis. Annu Rev Physiolo. 2007;69:69-85.
6. Murtagh LJ, Whiley M, Wilson S, et al. Unsaturated iron binding capacity and transferrin saturation are equally reliable in detection of HFE hemochromatosis. Am J Gastroenterol. 2002;97(8):2093-2099.
Haddy TB, Castro OL, Rana SR. Hereditary hemochromatosis in children, adolescents, and young adults. Am J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 1988;10:23-24.
8. Adams PC, Reboussin DM, Barton JC, et al. Hemochromatosis and iron-overload screening in a racially diverse population. N Engl J Med 2005;352:1769.
9. Edwards CQ, Ajoika RS, Kushner JP. Hemochromatosis: A genetic definition. In Barton JC, Edwards CQ, eds. Hemochromatosis: Genetics, Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Treatment. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge Univ Pr 2000:8-11.
10. Hanson EH, Imperatore G, Burke W. HFE gene and hereditary hemochromatosis: a HuGE review. Human Genome Epidemiology. Am J Epidemiol 2001;154:193.
11. Whitlock EP, Garlitz BA, Harris EL , et al. Screening for Hereditary Hemochromatosis: A Systematic Review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. Ann Intern Med. 2006; 145: 209-223.
12. Wallace DF, Subramaniam VN. Non-HFE haemaochromatosis. World J Gastroenterol. 2007;13(35):4690-4698
13. Tavill AS. Diagnosis and management of hemochromatosis. Hepatology. 2001;33:1321-1328.
14. Qaseem A, Aronson M, Fitterman N, Snow V, Weiss KB, Owens DK, et al. Screening for hereditary hemochromatosis: a clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians. Ann Intern Med. 2005;143:517-521.
15. Bacon BR, Adams PC, Kowdley KV, et al. Diagnosis and management of hemochromatosis: 2011 practice guideline by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases. Hepatology 2011;54:328.
16. Phatak PD, Bonkovsky HL, Kowdley KV. Hereditary Hemochromatosis: time for targeted screening. Ann Intern Med. 2008; 149(4): 270–272.
17. Brissot P, deBels F. Current approaches to the management of hemochromatosis. Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program. 2006:36-41.
18. Muncunill J, Vaquer P, Galmes A, et al. In hereditary hemochromatosis, red cell apheresis removes excess iron twice as fast as manual whole blood phlebotomy. J Clin Apher 2002;17:88/
19. Guidance for industry: Variances for blood collection from individuals with hereditary hemochromatosis. Accessed February 18, 2016.