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Can amyloidosis cause weight gain?

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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: It can

Some types of amyloidosis can cause the heart or kidneys to function poorly.
This could lead to fluid retention and weight gain.

In brief: It can

Some types of amyloidosis can cause the heart or kidneys to function poorly.
This could lead to fluid retention and weight gain.
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Yes

Kidney or heart damage can lead to fluid accumulation.

In brief: Yes

Kidney or heart damage can lead to fluid accumulation.
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