Treatments for Dialysis-related amyloidosis
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. excerpt from Amyloidosis and Kidney Disease: NIDDK
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