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What is Amyloidosis ?

Amyloidosis is a rare systemic disease caused by deposits of amyloid protein fibrils in one or more organs, causing the organs to malfunction. There are three main types: Primary Amyloidosis (AL), Secondary Amyloidosis (AA) and Familial Amyloidosis (FAP), which is the genetic form.                                             

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Rare Disease Day 2015

by RareConnect team published 2 months ago 2 comments

Rare Disease Day takes place on the last day of February each year.

The main objective of Rare Disease Day is to raise awareness amongst the gen...

My Mom who is 68

by Tammy221 published 4 months ago 6 comments

I have only been able to find limited information and I am desperate to understand this disease.