[Clinical and instrumental findings in cardiac amyloidosis].

The clinical findings of 2 male patients, aged 58 and 60 years with cardiac amyloidosis are described. Congestive heart failure was present in both. Electrocardiograms were abnormal in both cases. Echocardiographic examination showed increased myocardial echogenicity and ventricular hypertrophy, pericardial effusion and decreased ventricular function… CONTINUE READING