Wilson&’s syndrome
Rare autosomal recessive disease with degenerative changes in the brain and cirrhosis of the liver. Due to a ceruloplasmindeficiency that leads to excessive deposits of copper in liver, brain and kidney.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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