UMMS Affiliation

Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology



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Medical Subject Headings

Amyloidosis; Diagnosis, Differential; Fatal Outcome; Female; Fibrosis; Gadolinium; Humans; Joint Diseases; Kidney; Kidney Failure, Chronic; Middle Aged; Myocardium; Peripheral Nervous System Diseases; Pulmonary Fibrosis; Shock, Septic; Skin; Skin Diseases


Musculoskeletal Diseases | Rheumatology | Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases

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Citation: N Engl J Med. 2008 Feb 21;358(8):827-38. doi: 10.1056/NEJMcpc0708697. Link to article on publisher's site


At the time of publication, Jonathan Kay was not yet affiliated with the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

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