Table 2

Criteria used in diagnosis of WD in the studied group

No.

%


S. Ceruloplasmin (mg%)

7

57/77

74

7-20

15/77

19.5

> 20

5/77

6.5


Positive Family history

56/72

77.8


K F ring

45/65

69.2


Elevated urinary copper excretion

19/25

84.2


Liver biopsy suggestive of WD

15/39

38.5


Coomb's negative hemolytic anemia

4/74

5.4


Abdel Ghaffar et al. BMC Pediatrics 2011 11:56   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-11-56

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