Complications of Dialysis-related amyloidosis


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About complications: Complications of Dialysis-related amyloidosis are secondary conditions, symptoms, or other disorders that are caused by Dialysis-related amyloidosis. In many cases the distinction between symptoms of Dialysis-related amyloidosis and complications of Dialysis-related amyloidosis is unclear or arbitrary.

Complications list for Dialysis-related amyloidosis: The list of complications that have been mentioned in various sources for Dialysis-related amyloidosis includes:

Complications of Dialysis-related amyloidosis: Half of the people with DRA also develop a condition called carpal tunnel syndrome, which results from the unusual buildup of protein in the wrists. Patients with this disorder may experience numbness or tingling, sometimes associated with muscle weakness, in their fingers and hands. This is a treatable condition.1

Footnotes:
1. excerpt from Amyloidosis and Kidney Disease: NIDDK

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