What is the role of bone marrow biopsy in the workup 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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Bone marrow biopsy is useful to assess plasma cell burden and to exclude myeloma and other disorders like Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia.


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