High prevalence of ATTR amyloidosis in endomyocardial biopsy-proven cardiac amyloidosis patients.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Cardiac amyloidosis had been considered to be an incurable disease; however, new disease-modifying therapeutic approaches have succeeded in ameliorating the disease. Therefore, early and precise diagnosis based on the amyloid precursor protein is extremely important. OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence rates of systemic amyloidoses underlying… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/13506129.2013.790809

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