Treatments for Dialysis-related amyloidosis


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Treatments of Dialysis-related amyloidosis discussion: Unfortunately, no cure for DRA has been found, although a successful kidney transplant may stop the disease from progressing. However, DRA has caught the attention of dialysis engineers who are attempting to develop membranes that can more efficiently remove beta-2-microglobulin from the blood. 1

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1. excerpt from Amyloidosis and Kidney Disease: NIDDK

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