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August 16, 2020

[Suspected cardiac amyloidosis – diagnostic steps for evaluation]

cardiac amyloidosis is a rare cause of cardiomyopathy, however, it is part of an underlying systemic disease is diagnosed. To transthyretin (ATTR) amyloidosis, which is caused by the deposition of one folded transthyretin, either as wild type (wtATTR) or mutated (mattr) form, novel treatment options based on recent evidence was shown to reduce the progression of the disease and hospitalization rates for heart failure , […]