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Gastrointestinal Manifestations in Systemic Amyloidosis

  • Takasuke Yoshida
  • Hidenori Sakamoto
  • Hiroshi Noda
  • Teruya Itano
  • Akihiko Higa
  • Yoshihiro Daimon
  • Seiichi Koreishi
  • Junichi Miyata
  • Hikaru Kanbe
  • Yasuaki Haraguchi
  • Kenjiro Tanaka
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Abstract

Amyloid deposition in the gastrointestinal (GI) tract is quite common in systemic amyloidosis (AL) as is cardiac and renal involvement. However, amyloid deposition per se does not always produce symptoms or signs in clinical settings.

Keywords

Amyloid Deposition Ischemic Colitis Gastric Outlet Obstruction Systemic Amyloidosis Amyloid Infiltration 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Takasuke Yoshida
    • 1
  • Hidenori Sakamoto
    • 1
  • Hiroshi Noda
    • 1
  • Teruya Itano
    • 1
  • Akihiko Higa
    • 1
  • Yoshihiro Daimon
    • 1
  • Seiichi Koreishi
    • 1
  • Junichi Miyata
    • 1
  • Hikaru Kanbe
    • 1
  • Yasuaki Haraguchi
    • 1
  • Kenjiro Tanaka
    • 1
  1. 1.First Department of Internal MedicineMiyazaki Medical CollegeMiyazaki 889-16Japan

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