Wilson's disease

Presentation Appropriate Tests

 

Copper urine, Copper (plasma or serum), Caeruloplasmin.

Liver biopsy with quantitation of copper content may be required where the results from other tests are not conclusive. Fresh tissue should be submitted.

Additional information about genetic tests may be available in Catalogue of Genetic Tests and Laboratories.

Cirrhosis

See Hepatic failure.

Hepatitis

 

Hepatic failure

 

Kayser Fleischer rings

 

Renal tubular disorders

 

Extrapyramidal disorder

 

Dementia

 

Haemolysis