We report an Italian family affected by familial amyloid polyneuropathy. In two siblings, the diagnosis was confirmed by skin biopsy which revealed an unusual involvement of cutaneous nerves. Immunohistochemical studies confirmed the presence of prealbumin in the amyloid deposits.
|Number of pages||6|
|Publication status||Published - 1985|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology
- Pathology and Forensic Medicine