Which GI conditions are associated with 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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Macroglossia, dysphagia, small bowel ischemia, malabsorption, and pseudo-obstruction can occur because of subepithelial, submucosal, and blood vessel amyloid deposits. [15]


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