Results for: Amyloidosis

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What is the treatment for macular amyloidosis?

Take Omega-3 fatty acids to help diminish the inflammation from the irritated, itchy lesions associated with amyloidosis. Omega-3 fatty acids may also hinder the for (MORE)
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How is amyloidosis diagnosed?

Blood and urine tests can reveal the presence of amyloid protein, but tissue or bone-marrow biopsy is necessary to positively diagnose amyloidosis.
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How is amyloidosis treated?

The goal of treatment is to slow down or stop production of amyloid protein, eliminate existing amyloid deposits, alleviate underlying disorders (that give rise to secondary a (MORE)
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Where does amyloidosis occur?

The heart, kidneys, gastrointestinal system, and nervous system are affected most often. Other common sites of amyloid accumulation include the brain, joints, liver, spleen, p (MORE)