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Can someone have amyloidosis and rheumatoid arthritis concurrently?

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Dr. John Goldman
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Yes

Amyloidosis can sometimes be found in people who have rheumatoid arthritis.
It may be there because of a relationship to the chronic inflammation. We don't always see it now as often as we used to.

In brief: Yes

Amyloidosis can sometimes be found in people who have rheumatoid arthritis.
It may be there because of a relationship to the chronic inflammation. We don't always see it now as often as we used to.
Dr. John Goldman
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Dr. Michael Laccheo
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Yes

Active inflammation from rheumatoid arthritis is one of the more well known causes of amyloidosis.

In brief: Yes

Active inflammation from rheumatoid arthritis is one of the more well known causes of amyloidosis.
Dr. Michael Laccheo
Dr. Michael Laccheo
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