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Transthyretin Cardiac Amyloidosis in African Americans: What physicians need to know

ATTR-CM is an underdiagnosed and often misdiagnosed cause of heart failure. In the United States, the hereditary form of ATTR, in particular the Val142Ile variant, is more prevalent in the African…

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Tafamidis Treatment for Patients with Transthyretin Amyloid Cardiomyopathy

Dr. Mazen Hanna describes the findings of ATTR-ACT, a study aimed at the treatment of transthyretin (TTR) amyloid cardiomyopathy with the medication tafamadis. Those who were treated with the…

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