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ALLMedicine™ Aa Amyloidosis Center

Research & Reviews  153 results

Systemic AA Amyloidosis Associated With Intravenous Injection of Oral Prescription Opio...
The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology; Zabel KM, Lin GY et. al.

Sep 13th, 2021 - There are reports of AA amyloidosis associated with intravenous and/or subcutaneous injection of street drugs, such as heroin and cocaine. Most reports describe patients with substance use disorder, renal amyloidosis and concurrent viral infection...

VEXAS syndrome-related AA amyloidosis: a case report.
Rheumatology (Oxford, England); Euvrard R, Fournier T et. al.

Sep 10th, 2021 - VEXAS syndrome-related AA amyloidosis: a case report.|2021|Euvrard R,Fournier T,Georgescu D,Bourbon E,Sujobert P,|

AA amyloidosis complicating monoclonal gammopathies, an unusual feature validating the ...
International Journal of Clinical Practice; Terré A, Colombat M et. al.

Sep 8th, 2021 - AL amyloidosis is caused by the proliferation of an immunoglobulin-secreting B cell clone. AA amyloidosis is a rare complication of chronic inflammation. However, some patients present with diseases combining monoclonal immunoglobulin production a...

Gastrointestinal AA amyloidosis secondary to chronic pyelonephritis presenting with ref...
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Clinical Journal of Gastroenterology; Tanaka T, Naito T et. al.

Sep 2nd, 2021 - Secondary amyloidosis is a rare complication of chronic inflammatory diseases, such as collagen diseases, and is often difficult to treat. In addition, the gastrointestinal tract is frequently involved in amyloid deposition that often results in v...

AA Amyloidosis in the Course of HIV Infection: A Report of 19 Cases Including 4 New Fre...
Nephron Breillat P, Pourcher V et. al.

Jul 16th, 2021 - HIV infection has been recently retained as an unclear cause of AA amyloidosis. Our aim was to investigate cases of AA amyloidosis associated with HIV infection to understand if it could be considered as a cause of AA amyloidosis. A comprehensive ...

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News  4 results

Fast Five Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Amyloidosis?

Nov 2nd, 2018 - Immunoglobulin light chain amyloidosis (AL) is the most common type of systemic amyloidosis in the United States, with an estimated 12,000 US adults currently living with the condition. Outside of the United States, AA amyloidosis is more common t...

Rely on Colchicine for FMF, Experts Say

Jan 27th, 2016 - Action Points An international group of experts has formulated new recommendations for the management of the autoinflammatory condition known as familial Mediterranean fever, focusing principally on the use of colchicine to prevent both acute atta...

Familial Mediterranean Fever

Abstract and Introduction Background: The pathogenesis of familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) is unknown, and since no specific laboratory test is yet available, the diagnosis of FMF remains clinical. The purpose of this study was to review clinica...

AL Amyloidosis: Advances in Diagnostics and Treatment

Abstract and Introduction Abstract AL amyloidosis (light chain; previously also called primary amyloidosis) is a systemic disease characterized by an amyloid deposition process affecting many organs, and which still has unsatisfactory survival of ...

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