*  High sensitivity cardiac troponin T in patients with immunoglobulin light chain amyloidosis | Heart
Conclusions A survival model based on hs-cTnT improves the prognostic staging of patients with AL amyloidosis, relegating NT- ... Background Cardiac involvement is the major cause of death in patients with AL amyloidosis. Risk stratification is facilitated ... High sensitivity cardiac troponin T in patients with immunoglobulin light chain amyloidosis ... High sensitivity cardiac troponin T in patients with immunoglobulin light chain amyloidosis ...
  http://heart.bmj.com/content/100/5/383
*  Abstract 9312: Predictors of Survival in Primary Cardiac Amyloidosis | Circulation
Abstract 9312: Predictors of Survival in Primary Cardiac Amyloidosis. Abbas Bitar, Hussam Suradi, Mithilesh Das, Merrill Benson ... Abstract 9312: Predictors of Survival in Primary Cardiac Amyloidosis. Abbas Bitar, Hussam Suradi, Mithilesh Das and Merrill ... Abstract 9312: Predictors of Survival in Primary Cardiac Amyloidosis. Abbas Bitar, Hussam Suradi, Mithilesh Das and Merrill ... Conclusion: In patients with primary amyloidosis and cardiac involvement, lenght of survival is strongly associated with CHF ( ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/126/Suppl_21/A9312
*  Melphalan, lenalidomide and dexamethasone for the treatment of immunoglobulin light chain amyloidosis: results of a phase II...
Those with a history of familial amyloidosis, evidence of secondary amyloidosis or concurrent overt multiple myeloma (, 30% ... Primary systemic amyloidosis: clinical and laboratory features in 474 cases. Semin Hematol. 1995;32(1):45-59. ... Outcome of AL amyloidosis after high-dose melphalan and autologous stem cell transplantation: long-term results in a series of ... Lenalidomide and dexamethasone in the treatment of AL amyloidosis: results of a phase 2 trial. Blood. 2007;109(2):492-6. ...
  http://www.haematologica.org/content/98/5/789
*  Intensive Versus Conventional Treatment in Patients With Primary Amyloidosis - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Primary Systemic Amyloidosis (AL) Drug: Melphalan Drug: Dexamethasone Procedure: Autologous stem cell transplantation Phase 3 ... AL amyloidosis is caused by a clonal plasma cell dyscrasia and characterized by progressive deposition of amyloid fibrils ... A prospective randomized trial was conducted to compare in AL amyloidosis ASCT (melphalan 140 or 200 mg/m2 depending on age and ... Amyloidosis. Proteostasis Deficiencies. Metabolic Diseases. Dexamethasone acetate. Dexamethasone. Melphalan. BB 1101. Anti- ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00344526?cond=%22AL+amyloidosis%22&rank=13
*  Intractable diarrhoea associated with secondary amyloidosis in rheumatoid arthritis | Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases
Other opportunities to diagnose amyloidosis were at the time of the endoscopic upper gastrointestinal screening of amyloidosis ... 1993) Amyloidosis - Incidence and early risk factors in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Scand J Rheumatol 22:158-161, . ... 1994) Amyloidosis in rheumatoid arthritis: clinical study of 124 histologically proven cases (in Japanese). Ryumachi 34:939-946 ... 1993) A case of secondary amyloidosis with clinical symptoms of acute enteritis (in Japanese). Endosc Forum Dig Dis 9:284-288, ...
  http://ard.bmj.com/content/56/9/535
*  Hereditary cardiac amyloidosis associated with the transthyretin Ile122 mutation in a white man | Heart
Cardiac involvement in AL amyloidosis is associated with a much poorer prognosis than cardiac TTR amyloidosis: the median ... 1995) Amyloidosis. in Oxford textbook of medicine, eds Weatherall DJ, Ledingham JGG, Warrell DA (Oxford University Press, ... AL amyloidosis), wild-type transthyretin (TTR; senile systemic amyloidosis), or variant TTR (familial amyloid cardiomyopathy).3 ... Cardiac amyloidosis results from the deposition of insoluble protein fibrils in the cardiac interstitium, along the conduction ...
  http://heart.bmj.com/content/82/3/e2
*  Native T1 Mapping in Transthyretin Amyloidosis | JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging
AL amyloidosis. immunoglobulin light-chain amyloidosis. ATTR amyloidosis. transthyretin amyloidosis. CMR. cardiac magnetic ... definite immunoglobulin light-chain amyloidosis (AL amyloidosis), and definite transthyretin amyloidosis (ATTR amyloidosis) ... Amyloidosis patients. Subjects were recruited at the National Amyloidosis Centre, Royal Free Hospital, London, United Kingdom, ... In cardiac immunoglobulin light-chain amyloidosis (AL amyloidosis), T1 has high diagnostic accuracy and tracks disease. Here, ...
  http://www.imaging.onlinejacc.org/content/7/2/157
*  "Two cases of monoclonal nodular pulmonary amyloidosis and review of th" by Kendal Endicott, Conor Hynes et al.
This localized pulmonary form of amyloidosis is most often found to contain combinations of kappa and lambda immunoglobulin ... Nodular pulmonary amyloidosis (NPA) is an uncommon pathology of insoluble protein depositing in pulmonary parenchyma. ... Nodular pulmonary amyloidosis (NPA) is an uncommon pathology of insoluble protein depositing in pulmonary parenchyma. This ... Two cases of monoclonal nodular pulmonary amyloidosis and review of the literature ...
  https://hsrc.himmelfarb.gwu.edu/smhs_surgery_facpubs/440/
*  Melphalan, Bortezomib, and Stem Cell Transplant in Treating Patients With Primary Systemic Amyloidosis - Full Text View -...
Amyloidosis. Neoplasms, Plasma Cell. Neoplasms by Histologic Type. Neoplasms. Hemostatic Disorders. Vascular Diseases. ... Melphalan, Bortezomib, and Stem Cell Transplant in Treating Patients With Primary Systemic Amyloidosis. This study has been ... Phase II Trial of High-dose Melphalan and Bortezomib and Stem Cell Transplantation in Patients With AL Amyloidosis. ... No senile, secondary, localized, dialysis-related, or familial amyloidosis. *No overt multiple myeloma (, 30% of bone marrow ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00790647?term=27277&rank=1
*  PRIMARY SYSTEMIC AMYLOIDOSIS WITH CARDIAC INVOLVEMENT AND WITH RUSSELL BODIES IN BONE MARROW* | Annals of Internal Medicine |...
PRIMARY SYSTEMIC AMYLOIDOSIS WITH CARDIAC INVOLVEMENT AND WITH RUSSELL BODIES IN BONE MARROW(PRIMARY SYSTEMIC AMYLOIDOSIS WITH ... PRIMARY SYSTEMIC AMYLOIDOSIS WITH CARDIAC INVOLVEMENT AND WITH RUSSELL BODIES IN BONE MARROW(PRIMARY SYSTEMIC AMYLOIDOSIS WITH ... For previously reported cases (approximately 100) and reviews of the literature of primary systemic amyloidosis,1-14 we found ... Turner and Moscovitz15 have reported Russell bodies in the bone marrow in atypical amyloidosis accompanying multiple myeloma. ...
  http://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/676406/primary-systemic-amyloidosis-cardiac-involvement-russell-bodies-bone-marrow
*  RheumaKnowledgy ยป Amyloidosis
Primary amyloidosis shows a male predominance.. Cardinal Findings: In primary amyloidosis, the most commonly involved organs ... Etiology: Primary amyloidosis is commonly associated with plasma cell dyscrasias such as multiple myeloma or may be seen with ... Definition: Amyloidosis is a multisystem disorder caused by deposition of fibrillar protein aggregates that interfere with ... In secondary amyloidosis, treatment should be directed at controlling the underlying inflammatory process. Colchicine has some ...
  http://www.rheumaknowledgy.com/amyloidosis/
*  Results from a Initial Clinical Trial of CPHPC to Treat Systemic Amyloidosis - Fight Aging!
... and TTR amyloidosis when it arises in young people due to inherited mutations. Senile systemic amyloidosis is known to be ... Whole body anterior amyloid scans of a patient with systemic amyloidosis show abundant amyloid in the liver before treatment ... We conducted an open-label, single-dose-escalation, phase 1 trial involving 15 patients with systemic amyloidosis. After first ... Potential new approach to the treatment of systemic amyloidosis. In 2009 GSK and Pentraxin Therapeutics Ltd entered into ...
  https://www.fightaging.org/?p=11586
*  Amyloidosis
Home , Amyloidosis. Amyloidosis [1]. Submitted by Natural Solutio... on Wed, 2002-10-02 00:59 Amyloidosis is a disease in which ... which may also be associated with amyloidosis. In secondary amyloidosis, the amyloidosis is secondary to another disease such ... Many forms of amyloidosis exist. In primary amyloidosis, the cause isn't known. However, the disease is associated with ... When amyloidosis is caused by another disease, treating the other disease usually slows or reverses the amyloidosis. However, ...
  http://naturalsolutionsradio.com/print/4261
*  AA amyloidosis - Wikipedia
AA amyloidosis is a form of amyloidosis, a disease characterized by the abnormal deposition of fibers of insoluble protein in ... UK NHS National Amyloidosis Centre Patient Information Site: information on AA amyloidosis (www.AmyloidAware.com ) Booklet and ... "AA (Inflammatory) Amyloidosis". Medscape Reference. "AA Amyloidosis". BU Amyloid Treatment & Research Program. Daisuke Katagiri ... In AA amyloidosis, the deposited protein is serum amyloid A protein (SAA), an acute-phase protein which is normally soluble and ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AA_amyloidosis
*  Familial renal amyloidosis - Wikipedia
Familial renal amyloidosis (or familial visceral amyloidosis, or hereditary amyloid nephropathy) is a form of amyloidosis ... March 2005). "Underdiagnosed amyloidosis: amyloidosis of lysozyme variant". Am. J. Med. 118 (3): 321-2. doi:10.1016/j.amjmed. ... January 2006). "Lysozyme amyloidosis: report of 4 cases and a review of the literature". Medicine (Baltimore). 85 (1): 66-73. ... August 1992). "Apolipoprotein AI mutation Arg-60 causes autosomal dominant amyloidosis". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 89 (16 ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Familial_renal_amyloidosis
*  Donate | Amyloidosis Center
Amyloidosis Patient Spotlight: Miles of Gratitude. ASH 2017 Highlights: AL Amyloidosis Takes Center Stage. Save the Date: Live ... Amyloidosis Center Faculty Among Top Docs in Boston Magazine's Annual List for 2017. House and Senate Language on Amyloidosis. ... If you are interested in supporting the Amyloidosis Center's endowment, in the Comments section on the online donation page or ... If you would like more information on supporting amyloidosis research, on making a bequest, or on other planned giving ...
  http://www.bu.edu/amyloid/donate/
*  Amyloidosis | Circulation
Familial amyloidosis must also be distinguished from AL or senile cardiac amyloidosis because hereditary amyloidosis may not ... The most common cause of amyloidosis in this clinical setting is primary amyloidosis. There are no distinguishing clinical or ... No specific therapy exists for senile cardiac amyloidosis. The clinician usually suspects primary amyloidosis and searches for ... Familial amyloidosis: a study of 52 North American-born patients examined during a 30-year period. Mayo Clin Proc. 1991;67:428- ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/91/4/1269.full
*  Amyloidosis - Wikipedia
Amyloidosis, blood vessels, H&E Amyloidosis, lymph node, H&E Amyloidosis, lymph node, polarizer Cardiac amyloidosis. H&E stain ... People affected by amyloidosis are supported by multiple organizations, including the Amyloidosis Foundation, Amyloidosis ... Descriptive terms such as primary amyloidosis, secondary amyloidosis, and others (e.g., senile amyloidosis), which are not ... AL amyloidosis occurs in about 3-13 per million people per year and AA amyloidosis in about 2 per million people per year. The ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amyloidosis
*  Clinical Research | Amyloidosis Center
Amyloidosis Center Faculty Among Top Docs in Boston Magazine's Annual List for 2017. House and Senate Language on Amyloidosis. ... AL Amyloidosis. IRB #2012-1122/Millennium C16011: A Phase 3, Randomized, Controlled, Open-label, Multicenter,Safety and ... ATTRmt (Mutant TTR, Familial) Amyloidosis ISIS 420915-CS2: The IONIS Study - A Phase 2/3 Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo- ... Expanded Access Protocol of Patisiran for Patients With Hereditary Transthyretin-Mediated Amyloidosis (hATTR Amyloidosis) With ...
  http://www.bu.edu/amyloid/research/trials/
*  Cardiac amyloidosis - Wikipedia
Types of cardiac amyloidosis include cardiac manifestations of AL amyloidosis and amyloidosis, cardiac manifestations of ... Cardiac amyloidosis is any of several forms of amyloidosis (the accumulation of inappropriately folded proteins) in or ... transthyretin-related hereditary amyloidosis, and isolated atrial amyloidosis, a form of amyloidosis affecting the atria of the ... The most common form of amyloidoses, AA amyloidosis, usually spares the heart. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cardiac_amyloidosis
*  Heredofamilial amyloidosis - Wikipedia
Amyloidosis List of cutaneous conditions James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: ... Heredofamilial amyloidosis is an inherited condition that may be characterized by systemic or localized deposition of amyloid ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heredofamilial_amyloidosis
*  LECT2 amyloidosis - Wikipedia
LECT2 amyloidosis can be distinguished from AL amyloidosis, the most common form of amyloidosis (~85% of total cases), by ... the first and second most common forms the disorder were AL amyloidosis and AA amyloidosis, respectively. Amyloidosis is a ... LECT2 Amyloidosis is a form of amyloidosis caused by the LECT2 protein. It was found to be the third most common (~3% of total ... Thus, LECT2 amyloidosis, while classified as a form of systemic amyloidosis, almost exclusively manifests clinically as renal ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LECT2_amyloidosis
*  AL amyloidosis - Wikipedia
Amyloid light-chain (AL) amyloidosis, primary systemic amyloidosis (PSA) or just primary amyloidosis is the most common form of ... AL Amyloidosis List of amyloidosis patient support groups List of major amyloidosis medical treatment research centers Great ... "AL Amyloidosis". UNC. Archived from the original on 22 December 2011. Retrieved 22 November 2011. "Amyloidosis". University of ... UK NHS National Amyloidosis Centre Patient Information Site: information on AL amyloidosis Stanford University Amyloid Center ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AL_amyloidosis
*  Familial amyloidosis definition | Drugs.com
Definition of familial amyloidosis. Provided by Stedman's medical dictionary and Drugs.com. Includes medical terms and ...
  https://www.drugs.com/dict/familial-amyloidosis.html