About the Disease

Chronic iron or lead overload, also known as excess iron, hemochromatosis, iron-storage disease, iron overload, bronzed diabetes, plumbism, lead poisoning and saturnism, is a buildup of excess iron in the body. It is a chronic disease that affects the circulatory system.

Source: National Institutes of Health

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Diagnosis Codes

ICD-10: D56.1, D56.2, D56.3, D56.4, D56.5, D56.8, D56.9, D57.40, D57.41, D57.411, D57.412, D57.419, D57.80, D57.811, D57.812, D57.819, E83.10, E83.110, E83.111, E83.118, E83.119, E83.19