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End Stage Renal Disease
by Kimberly Allen, RN End stage renal failure or ESRD is the final stage for a variety of renal as well as urological diseases.  ESRD is a significant health problem in the US.  There are currently over 600,000 Americans suffering from ESRD with more than 80% of them being... Read more
Amyloidosis

Amyloidosis

Medical September 10, 2012

Amyloidosis is a term used for a group of disorders in which abnormal proteins called amyloids are mistakenly deposited into the tissues and/or organs. These abnormal proteins or amyloids are usually made by cells in the bone marrow and can be deposited in any organ or any tissue throughout the body…

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