amyloidosis

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a disorder characterized by deposit of amyloid in organs or tissues

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The experiments of Domagk, who produced amyloidosis in mice by injecting intravenously large amounts of living or dead bacteria, also seem to indicate some relation between amyloid degeneration and allergic reactions.
A reliable and relatively simple method to produce amyloid degeneration will undoubtedly stimulate and aid new investigations of this problem, for all explanations brought forward up to the present time are of merely theoretical interest, and none of them is entirely satisfactory.
Intramuscular injections of nutrose or serum, when given over a certain period of time, have proved to 1)e a reliable method for producing amyloid degeneration in mice.
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