Which specialist consultations are beneficial to patients with 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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Surgical consultation for abdominal fat pad or rectal biopsy is suggested. Other suggested consultations include the following:

  • Hematology/oncology specialists

  • Cardiology consultation for management of heart failure

  • Electrophysiology consultation for pacemaker implantation when clinically indicated


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