STEP 517: Hemochromatosis and Its Implications in Blood Donations (CE: 1.0)


This article explores the pathophysiology of hemochromatosis, its genetic basis, clinical manifestations, and the impact the disorder has on being a blood donor or recipient.


Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the pathophysiology of hemochromatosis
  • Identify the genes involved in hemochromatosis
  • Recognize the impacts hemochromatosis has on being a blood donor or recipient



Jeffrey Lavender, MLS (AMT), CLT (HHS)


Launched: 2024