iron overload(redirected from Iron overload disorder)
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|Noun||1.||iron overload - pathology in which iron accumulates in the tissues; characterized by bronzed skin and enlarged liver and diabetes mellitus and abnormalities of the pancreas and the joints|
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
acquired hemochromatosis - hemochromatosis resulting from repeated transfusions or from excessive intake of foods containing iron