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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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Marfan Syndrome

Marfan Syndrome

Medical August 6, 2012

Marfan syndrome is an inherited disorder affecting the connective tissue. Connective tissue is what holds us together, not just our bones and joints but it also holds our organs in place. This means that connective tissue can be found everywhere throughout our bodies…

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