The permanent improvement of proteinuria and renal failure with colchicine and enalapril in a leukemic patient with renal amyloidosis secondary to ankylosing spondylitis: a review of the literature.


Acute leukemia has been reported as secondary to radiation therapy in patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS). AA amyloidosis secondary to AS causes progressive organ failure. Although new therapeutic choices can be used, response to therapy in secondary amyloidosis is not good enough. In AA amyloidosis, clinical symptoms partially regress with colchicine… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MJT.0b013e3182211b9a


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