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- Farahmand, Fatemeh, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Experimental and toxicologic pathology 2015 v.67 no.5-6 pp. 365-371
- atomic absorption spectrometry; biopsy; females; granules; hepatitis; hepatotoxicity; iron; liver; liver cirrhosis; males; patients
- ... Iron deposition in liver is a major finding in thalassemic patients and because of direct iron toxicity to liver it is associated with several consequences for example liver fibrosis. Liver biopsies from 63 patients were evaluated, 40 (63.5%) were male and 20 (36.5%) were female. The mean age of the patients was 8.01±3.7 and the age range was from 1.8 to 15 years. Histologic grading and staging wa ...