BMC Gastroenterol 2021 Jul 29;21(1):300. Epub 2021 Jul 29.
Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University and Nova Scotia Health, QEII Health Sciences Centre, VG Site, Suite 442 Bethune Building, 1276 South Park Street, Halifax, NS, B3H 2Y9, Canada.
Background: Amyloidosis is characterized by extracellular tissue deposition of fibrils, composed of insoluble low-molecular-weight protein subunits. The type, location, and extent of fibril deposition generates variable clinical manifestations. Gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding due to amyloid deposition is infrequent. Read More