By Anna Czlonkowska,Michael Schilsky

Wilson sickness provides a accomplished consultant in this inherited genetic illness that has devastating results for either the liver and neurologic/psychiatric future health. This affliction is of accelerating curiosity to neurologists, hepatologists, and geneticists, but if the affliction is clinically determined early, it's treatable, with sufferers residing common lives.

This quantity describes the molecular pathophysiology of WD and the scientific and pathological results of copper. Separate sections deal with either prognosis and clinical and surgical methods to therapy. either grownup and pediatric views on analysis and remedy are addressed, and a bit on genetics highlights advances in molecular diagnostics. sufferer help teams which can reduction in dealing with this ailment also are mentioned, as are animal types for these attracted to uncomplicated learn on mobile biology, pathophysiology, and remedy.

  • Addresses the molecular pathophysiology of WD and the medical and pathological results of copper
  • Offers assurance of either analysis and scientific and surgical ways to therapy
  • Includes views on either grownup and pediatric prognosis and therapy
  • Edited paintings with chapters authored via leaders within the box from round the globe—the broadest, such a lot specialist insurance available

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