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Wild-type transthyretin cardiac amyloidosis: When is a rare disease no longer a rare disease?

Wechalekar, K; Wechalekar, AD; (2020) Wild-type transthyretin cardiac amyloidosis: When is a rare disease no longer a rare disease? Journal of Nuclear Cardiology 10.1007/s12350-020-02275-1. (In press). Green open access

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Abstract

In this issue of JNC, Cuscaden and colleagues report the prevalence of cardiac uptake (a hallmark of cardiac amyloidosis) in patients undergoing routine {99m}^Tc-HMDP (hydroxymethylene diphosphonate) and {99m}^Tc-MDP (methylene diphosphonate) scintigraphy, suggesting a high prevalence of the disease increasing with age.1

Type: Article
Title: Wild-type transthyretin cardiac amyloidosis: When is a rare disease no longer a rare disease?
Open access status: An open access version is available from UCL Discovery
DOI: 10.1007/s12350-020-02275-1
Publisher version: https://doi.org/10.1007/s12350-020-02275-1
Language: English
Additional information: This version is the author accepted manuscript. For information on re-use, please refer to the publisher's terms and conditions.
UCL classification: UCL
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > School of Life and Medical Sciences
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Medical Sciences
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Medical Sciences > Div of Medicine
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Medical Sciences > Div of Medicine > Inflammation
URI: https://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/id/eprint/10114982
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