Secondary Amyloidosis in Leprosy
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Sharma S, Sarin R C, Prakash S. Secondary Amyloidosis in Leprosy. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1978;44:31-33
AbstractA case of amyloidosis secondary to lepromatous leprosy has been discussed. He had proteinuria, Congo red retention 64 per cent (first hour), hyperglobulinaemia and renal biopsy revealed amyloid deposits. Factors responsible for amyloidosis are highlighted.