Senile cardiac amyloidosis

Known as: amyloid heart disease, amyloidosis transthyretin, Cardiac amyloidosis 
Extracellular deposition in cardiac tissue of a proteinaceous material that, when stained with Congo red, demonstrates apple-green birefringence… (More)

Topic mentions per year

Topic mentions per year

1948-2017
05010015019482016

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Transthyretin amyloidosis is caused by the deposition of hepatocyte-derived transthyretin amyloid in peripheral nerves… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVES Our aim was to evaluate the role and mechanism of late gadolinium enhancement (LGE) cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • table 2
  • figure 2
  • table 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The clinical management of amyloidosis is based on the treatment of the underlying etiology, and accurate identification of the… (More)
  • table 1
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Most studies of amyloidotic cardiomyopathy consider as a single entity the 3 main systemic cardiac amyloidoses… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 4
  • figure 1
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Cardiac amyloidosis can be diagnostically challenging. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) can assess abnormal… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES We investigated the diagnostic accuracy of 99mTc-3,3-diphosphono-1,2-propanodicarboxylic acid (99mTc-DPD) scintigraphy… (More)
  • table 1
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND AL amyloidosis with heart failure is associated with decreased longitudinal myocardial contraction measured by pulsed… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND After the age of 60, isolated cardiac amyloidosis is four times more common among blacks than whites in the United… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
BACKGROUND We have previously characterized the left ventricular diastolic filling abnormalities in cardiac amyloidosis by… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • table 1
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
1984
1984
The senile amyloidoses comprise a heterogeneous group of disorders with deposition of amyloid in a variety of tissues. Most of… (More)
Is this relevant?