Wilson's disease in an Australian Aborigine

Crawford, D. H. G., Shepherd, R., Cooksley, W. G. E., Patrick, M. and Powell, L. W. (1990) Wilson's disease in an Australian Aborigine. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 5 6: 705-707. doi:10.1111/j.1440-1746.1990.tb01130.x

Author Crawford, D. H. G.
Shepherd, R.
Cooksley, W. G. E.
Patrick, M.
Powell, L. W.
Title Wilson's disease in an Australian Aborigine
Journal name Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0815-9319
Publication date 1990-11
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1111/j.1440-1746.1990.tb01130.x
Volume 5
Issue 6
Start page 705
End page 707
Total pages 3
Place of publication Richmond, VIC, Australia
Publisher Wiley-Blackwell
Language eng
Abstract Wilson's disease is due to a genetically determined defect inherited as an autosomal recessive trait. Most reported cases have been caucasoid. This report describes a case of Wilson's disease in an Australian Aboriginal girl, only the second such case reported.
Keyword Aboriginal
Aautosomal recessive
Copper homeostasis
Wilson's disease
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Unknown

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Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collection: School of Medicine Publications
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