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Table 1 Classification of amyloidosis

From: Primary localized laryngeal amyloidosis presenting with hoarseness and dysphagia: a case report

  Type of amyloid
Systemic amyloidoses  
I. Hereditary amyloidosis (e.g., amyloidosis in familiar Mediterranean fever) AA, AF
II. Idiopathic systemic amyloidosis AL
III. Secondary systemic amyloidoses (reactive amyloidoses) and chronic infections, neoplastic diseases AA
Localized amyloidoses AL, AA, AK