Transthyretin-associated neuropathic amyloidosis. Pathogenesis and treatment.

@article{Hund2001TransthyretinassociatedNA,
  title={Transthyretin-associated neuropathic amyloidosis. Pathogenesis and treatment.},
  author={Ernst Hund and Reinhold Paul Linke and Friedrich Willig and Armin Grau},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={2001},
  volume={56 4},
  pages={431-5}
}
Hereditary amyloidoses form a clinically and genetically heterogeneous group of autosomal dominantly inherited diseases characterized by the deposit of insoluble protein fibrils in the extracellular matrix. They typically present with polyneuropathy, carpal tunnel syndrome, autonomic insufficiency, and cardiomyopathy and gastrointestinal features, occasionally accompanied by vitreous opacities and renal insufficiency. Other phenotypes are characterized by nephropathy, gastric ulcers, cranial… CONTINUE READING
32 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 32 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…