Symptoms of Dialysis-related amyloidosis


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General information about symptoms of Dialysis-related amyloidosis: The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible symptoms of Dialysis-related amyloidosis. This symptom information has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of symptoms of Dialysis-related amyloidosis. Furthermore, symptoms of Dialysis-related amyloidosis may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of symptoms and whether they are indeed symptoms of Dialysis-related amyloidosis.

List of symptoms of Dialysis-related amyloidosis: The list of symptoms mentioned in various sources for Dialysis-related amyloidosis includes:

Symptoms of Dialysis-related amyloidosis: DRA may result in pain, stiffness, and fluid in the joints. Patients with DRA may also develop hollow cavities, or cysts, in some of their bones; these may lead to unexpected bone fractures. Amyloid deposits may cause tears in ligaments and tendons (the tissue that connects the muscle to the bone). Most patients with these problems can be helped by surgical intervention.1

More symptoms of Dialysis-related amyloidosis: In addition to the above information, to get a full picture of the possible symptoms of this condition and its related conditions, it may be necessary to examine symptoms that may be caused by complications of Dialysis-related amyloidosis, underlying causes of Dialysis-related amyloidosis, associated conditions for Dialysis-related amyloidosis, risk factors for Dialysis-related amyloidosis, or other related conditions.

Medical articles on symptoms: These general reference articles may be of interest:



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

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