Welcome - Amyloidosis Community

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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Latest Member Stories

My Mom who is 68

by Tammy221 published 3 months ago
12 comments

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

AL AMYLOIDOSIS

by Franck published 3 months ago
7 comments

Hello everybody,
Affected or not by this disease, I ignored it, until it struck me.

Here is my story:
After a walk in the mountains in Augus...

Partners and Patient Groups

RareConnect is a patient-led initiative. Patient organisations partner with EURORDIS, itself an international patient organisation, to create communities and provide moderators from within their network. The following patient groups are official partners of this community.