Quiz: Amyloidosis
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Amyloidosis is a rare condition in which abnormally folded proteins form structures called amyloid fibrils that accumulate in tissues and organs, sometimes leading to organ dysfunction, organ failure, or death. Each of the following statements about amyloidosis are true EXCEPT: 

  • A.

    All types of amyloidosis involve a protein that folds abnormally

  • B.

    Some amyloid proteins are changed (mutated) forms of normal proteins

  • C.

    The abnormal proteins come from foods the person has ingested

  • D.

    Various types of proteins produced in the body form amyloid deposits

Am I correct?