Amyloidosis

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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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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hi, appreciate your effort doctor.. I have skin macular amyloidosis very long time, I did PCA Peeling which light the skin around 50% and it...

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In 2006 April I started having hyper...

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