Systemic AA amyloidosis: epidemiology, diagnosis, and management

Abstract

The term "amyloidosis" encompasses the heterogeneous group of diseases caused by the extracellular deposition of autologous fibrillar proteins. The global incidence of amyloidosis is estimated at five to nine cases per million patient-years. While amyloid light-chain (AL) amyloidosis is more frequent in developed countries, amyloid A (AA) amyloidosis is… (More)
DOI: 10.2147/CLEP.S39981

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@inproceedings{Asa2014SystemicAA, title={Systemic AA amyloidosis: epidemiology, diagnosis, and management}, author={Diego Real de As{\'u}a and Ramon G. Costa and Jos{\'e} Mar{\'i}a Galv{\'a}n and Mar{\'i}a Teresa Filigheddu and Davinia Trujillo and Julen Cadi{\~n}anos}, booktitle={Clinical epidemiology}, year={2014} }