Familial renal amyloidosis

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Familial renal amyloidosis
Classification and external resources
ICD-10 E85.0
ICD-9 277.3
OMIM 105200
DiseasesDB 33335
eMedicine med/3379

Familial renal amyloidosis (or familial visceral amyloidosis, or hereditary amyloid nephropathy) is a form of amyloidosis primarily presenting in the kidney.1

It is associated with fibrinogen alpha chain,2 apolipoprotein A1,3 and lysozyme.45

It is also known as "Ostertag" type, after B. Ostertag, who characterized it in 1932 and 1950.67

References

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  2. ^ Uemichi T, Liepnieks JJ, Gertz MA, Benson MD (September 1998). "Fibrinogen A alpha chain Leu 554: an African-American kindred with late onset renal amyloidosis". Amyloid 5 (3): 188–92. doi:10.3109/13506129809003844. PMID 9818055. 
  3. ^ Soutar AK, Hawkins PN, Vigushin DM et al. (August 1992). "Apolipoprotein AI mutation Arg-60 causes autosomal dominant amyloidosis". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 89 (16): 7389–93. doi:10.1073/pnas.89.16.7389. PMC 49715. PMID 1502149. 
  4. ^ Granel B, Serratrice J, Disdier P et al. (March 2005). "Underdiagnosed amyloidosis: amyloidosis of lysozyme variant". Am. J. Med. 118 (3): 321–2. doi:10.1016/j.amjmed.2004.10.022. PMID 15745733. 
  5. ^ Granel B, Valleix S, Serratrice J et al. (January 2006). "Lysozyme amyloidosis: report of 4 cases and a review of the literature". Medicine (Baltimore) 85 (1): 66–73. doi:10.1097/01.md.0000200467.51816.6d. PMID 16523055. 
  6. ^ Ostertag B. (1932). "Demonstration einer eigenartigen familiaren paraamyloidose". Zentralbl Aug Pathol 56: 253–4. 
  7. ^ Ostertag, B. (1950). "Familiaere Amyloid-erkrankung". Z. Menschl. Vererb. Konstitutionsl. 30: 105–115. 







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