Amyloidosis is a rare disease that occurs due to a buildup of protein in different vital organs throughout the body. The disease is often misdiagnosed and not well understood, so there is a growing need for education. Light chain amyloidosis is the most common type of amyloidosis. Read below for more information about the diagnosis and treatment of this disease.
This “Patient Education” tear sheet was produced in collaboration with the Amyloidosis Foundation (amyloidosis.org).