Primary cardiac amyloidosis mimicking interstitial lung disease and bleeding diathesis: A case report

DUYGU H., Akilli A. , OZERKAN F., Zoghi M. , Akin M. , NAZLI C., ...More

HEART SURGERY FORUM, vol.10, no.3, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1532/hsf98.20061220
  • Title of Journal : HEART SURGERY FORUM


Primary amyloidosis is a rare systemic disease due to various organ involvements that can lead to atypical clinical findings. In this article, we discuss a case of primary cardiac amyloidosis in a patient presenting with bleeding eyelids and interstitial lung disease.