Amyloidosis: Diagnosis and Treatment by Morie A. GertzAmyloidosis: Diagnosis and Treatment by Morie A. Gertz

Amyloidosis: Diagnosis and Treatment

byMorie A. GertzEditorS. Vincent Rajkumar

Paperback | September 7, 2012

Pricing and Purchase Info

$339.11 online 
$398.95 list price save 14%
Earn 1,696 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


An up-to-date reference on this fascinating set of complex disorders, this book features the most comprehensive strategies for diagnosing, classifying, imaging, treating, and managing amyloidosis in multiple organ systems. Beneficial to the spectrum of practitioners from residents to sub-specialists, this book is a succinct authoritative text written by leaders in the field. The authors provide instruction on all forms of amyloidosis - including primary amyloidosis (AL), secondary amyloidosis (AA), and familial amyloidosis. With essential treatment algorithms, Amyloidosis: Diagnosis and Treatment is the gold-standard for all hematologists, oncologists, and internists caring for patients with this complex disease.
Title:Amyloidosis: Diagnosis and TreatmentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:238 pagesPublished:September 7, 2012Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1617796921

ISBN - 13:9781617796920


Table of Contents

1. Fibril structure and fibrillogenesis - 2. Etiology and pathogenesis of amyloidosis - 3. Diagnosis and classification - 4. Imaging and amyloidosis - 5. Supportive care in amyloidosis including organ transplantation - 6. Assessing response and prognosis in amyloidosis - 7. Localized amyloidosis - 8. Cardiac amyloidosis - 9. Renal amyloidosis - 10. Amyloid neuropathy - 11. Conventional treatment of amyloidosis: decision tree and approach to therapy - 12. High dose therapy in amyloidosis - 13. Secondary amyloidosis - 14. Familial amyloidosis - 15. Other systemic forms of amyloidosis