Which genitourinary tract 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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Renal and bladder calculi containing beta-2m deposits and causing obstruction have been described. Beta-2m amyloid has also been identified in the prostate and the female reproductive tract.


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