Pulmonary and tracheobronchial amyloidosis.

@article{Berk2002PulmonaryAT,
  title={Pulmonary and tracheobronchial amyloidosis.},
  author={John L Berk and Anthony W. O’Regan and Martha Skinner},
  journal={Seminars in respiratory and critical care medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={
          155-65
        }
}
Amyloidosis is a collection of diseases in which different proteins are deposited as insoluble beta-pleated sheets, disrupting organ function. Each precursor protein induces a separate spectrum of organ involvement, and different disease manifestations within the lung. Although autopsy data often demonstrate amyloid deposits in various compartments of the lung, few of the pathologic findings are expressed clinically. We review the pulmonary pathology, radiology, clinical presentations, and… 
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