What are the possible complications of cardiac amyloidosis?

Updated: Mar 25, 2020
  • Author: Gyanendra K Sharma, MD, FACC, FASE; Chief Editor: Terrence X O'Brien, MD, MS, FACC  more...
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Complications include the following:

  • Atrial fibrillation

  • Congestive heart failure

  • Embolism and stroke

  • Ventricular arrhythmias

  • Heart block requiring pacemaker implantation

  • Pericardial tamponade

  • Death


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