By Per Westermark M.D., Ph.D. (auth.), Maria M. Picken MD, PhD, FASN, Ahmet Dogan, M.D., Ph.D., Guillermo A. Herrera, M.D. (eds.)
Abnormal proteins are identified to be linked to a variety of pathologies. such a lot particularly, those contain amyloidoses, monoclonal protein deposits linked to plasma phone dyscrasia/multiple myeloma, cryoglobulins and numerous similar geared up and non-organized deposits.
Amyloid and similar Disorders offers an outline of the main
recent advancements during this zone together with scientific presentation, etiology, pathogenesis, and differential prognosis. the reason for varied treatments, together with transplantation, is mentioned and tissue prognosis (its pitfalls and methods for warding off them) and laboratory aid are integrated. The involvement of all significant organ platforms together with renal/genitourinary, cardiac, gastrointestinal, pulmonary, peripheral nerve/central apprehensive approach, tender tissue and bone marrow pathology is roofed. This strategy presents a unifying thought of those pathologic techniques, that have systemic involvement, and that have, hitherto, now not been universally liked. information of those ailments between a much broader viewers of pathologists may well bring up the speed in their prognosis in addition to that of previous analysis. This quantity should be precious to really expert and common pathologists in addition to cytopathologists; different doctors can also make the most of this concise replace at the systemic amyloidoses.
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