Hemochromatosis

Hemochromatosis

The AAFP recommends against routine genetic screening for hereditary hemochromatosis in the asymptomatic general population. (2006)

(Grade: D recommendation)
Grade Definition: http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/grades.htm(www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org)
Clinical Considerations: http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/uspshemoch.htm(www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org)