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What are the symptoms of amyloidosis?

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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Many possible

It depends on what organ(s) are involved but can include fatigue, shortness of breath, leg swelling, diarrhea, weight loss, numbness, heart rhythm problems, liver dysfunction and gastrointestinal bleeding.

In brief: Many possible

It depends on what organ(s) are involved but can include fatigue, shortness of breath, leg swelling, diarrhea, weight loss, numbness, heart rhythm problems, liver dysfunction and gastrointestinal bleeding.
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: The symptoms of Amyloidosis include:

Fatigue, Difficulty breathing after exercise, Distended neck veins, Enlarged liver, Low blood pressure, Lower leg swelling, Muscle weakness, Nausea, Neuropathy, Paresthesia, Enlarged tongue, Mononeuritis multiplex, Non blanching red or purple spots, Unintentional weight loss, Cramping abdominal pain.
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology

In brief: Depends on what

Organ(s) are affected.
Amyloidosis affects multiple organs, e.g., liver, kidney, heart, skin, spleen, GI tract etc. And the symptoms are due to poor function of the organ. In general, weakness, edema, persistent swelling of tongue, diarrhea, shortness of breath, and symptoms due to heart and kidney failure. There are also the symptoms of underlying disease, e.g., multiple myeloma.

In brief: Depends on what

Organ(s) are affected.
Amyloidosis affects multiple organs, e.g., liver, kidney, heart, skin, spleen, GI tract etc. And the symptoms are due to poor function of the organ. In general, weakness, edema, persistent swelling of tongue, diarrhea, shortness of breath, and symptoms due to heart and kidney failure. There are also the symptoms of underlying disease, e.g., multiple myeloma.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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