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Liver & GIT

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A 40-year-old white male complains of weakness, weight loss, and abdominal pain. On examination, the patient has diffuse hyperpigmentation and a palpable liver edge. Polyarthritis of the wrists and hips is also noted. Fasting blood sugar is 185 mg/dL. The most likely diagnosis is

A Insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus

B Pancreatic carcinoma

C Addison’s disease

D Hemochromatosis

Ans. D Hemochromatosis