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Amyloidosis, Familial

Amyloidosis, Familial: Introduction

Amyloidosis, Familial: Amyloidosis is a rare group of metabolic disorders where a protein called amyloid accumulates in body organs and tissues where it can cause damage. In the familial form, the type of amyloid involved is usually a plasma protein called transthyretin. The main parts of the body affected are the nerves, heart and kidneys. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Amyloidosis, Familial is available below.

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