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The Genetics Of Hereditary Hemochromatosis

September 2, 2014
By Keith Roach, M.D. , Post-Journal

DEAR DR ROACH: I have hereditary hemochromatosis. I know that means that I received the HH gene from both parents; however, neither of my parents had HH. As I learn more about this very common genetic condition, I am wondering if my maternal grandfather, who died from colon cancer at a young age, and my paternal grandmother, who died from liver cancer, could both have had HH.

 
 
 

 

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