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Amyloidosis in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis.
  1. M. Beaman,
  2. A. P. Boon,
  3. J. Michael,
  4. D. Adu
  1. Department of Nephrology, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK.


    We report a 53 year old man with chronic renal failure on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. Following eight episodes of severe peritonitis over a 2 year period, he died and was found to have widespread AA amyloid at post-mortem.

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