What are the signs and symptoms of scapulohumeral arthropathy in beta-2-microglobulin (beta-2m) amyloidosis?

Updated: Nov 14, 2019
  • Author: Anita Basu, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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Amyloid may deposit in and around the rotator cuff, resulting in shoulder pain that becomes worse when the patient is in the supine position. Patients often report difficulty dressing.


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