What is Amyloidosis?

This comprises various conditions where normally soluble proteins in body becomes insoluble and get deposited in extra cellular spaces of various organs. This deposited material is called as amyloid .The signs and symptoms depend upon the extent and type of organ involved.

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How does amyloidosis work with the spleen.? What is amyloidosis? YYYY@YYYY

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Amyloidosis usually affects speeln

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My wife (age 74) was diagnosed with multiple myeloma based on amyloidosis based on echocardiogram and severe congestive heart failure. She has all...

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Thanks for your query. It appears your wife has got myleoma along with amyloidosis, which is a rare entity but well-described in literature....

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