Cohen, Alan S. Thorndike Memorial Laboratory, Boston City Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.
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A disorder characterized by the accumulation of an unusual extracellular fibrous protein (amyloid) in the connective tissue of the body. The deposition of amyloid may be widespread, involving major organs and leading to serious clinical consequences, or it may be very limited with little effect on health.
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