1. A disease characterized by extracellular accumulation of amyloid in various organs and tissues of the body; may be primary or secondary.

2. The process of deposition of amyloid protein.


[amyloid + G. -osis, condition]

amyloidosis of aging

chronic amyloidosis

amyloidosis cutis

familial amyloidosis

focal amyloidosis

hereditary amyloidosis

lichen amyloidosis

lichenoid amyloidosis

light chain-related amyloidosis

macular amyloidosis

amyloidosis of multiple myeloma

nodular amyloidosis

primary amyloidosis

renal amyloidosis

secondary amyloidosis

senile amyloidosis