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Hereditary amyloidosis


Other Names for this Disease

  • Amyloidosis hereditary
  • Familial amyloidosis
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  • My dad and his sister passed away from this and in the last few months his other sister was diagnosed. What are the chances of me and my brother getting it? I've already had a number of things change with my health in the last two years, such as hypothyroidism and diabetes. Are there any things I should look out for? Click here for answer

  • My dad has been diagnosed with amyloidosis. How can we know if it is hereditary amyloidosis or not? Click here for answer

Other Names for this Disease
  • Amyloidosis hereditary
  • Familial amyloidosis
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.