Published in Hepatitis Weekly, December 27th, 2010
"Investigations: Case 1 was diagnosed with an AL amyloidosis due to deposition of the immunoglobulin light chain kappa in all tissues analyzed. In the bone marrow plasma cells were increased to 20-30%. 2 suffered from AA amlyoidosis secondary to familial mediterranean fever and underwent dialysis treatment for years. He was positive for hepatitis B and C. Diagnosis, treatment and course: Patient 1 developed refractory nephrotic...
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of Hepatitis Weekly
NewsRx also is available at LexisNexis, Gale, ProQuest, Factiva, Dialog, Thomson Reuters, NewsEdge, and Dow Jones.