Wild type ABeta2M amyloidosis
Synonyms: ABeta2Mwt amyloidosis | Dialysis-related amyloidosis | Dialysis-related arthropathy | Wild type ABeta2-microglobulinic amyloidosis
A form of amyloidosis affecting patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) on long term dialysis characterized by the accumulation of amyloid fibrils consisting of beta 2 microglobulin (β2M) deposits in the musculoskeletal system leading to carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) chronic arthropathy cystic bone lesions destructive osteoarthropathy and pathologic fractures.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version February 2024
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Wild type ABeta2M amyloidosis?
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