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Pulmonary nodules due to reactive systemic amyloidosis (AA) in Crohn's disease.
  1. T W Beer,
  2. C W Edwards
  1. Department of Histopathology, Pathology Laboratory, Warwick.


    Multiple nodules of AA (reactive systemic) amyloid were identified at necropsy in the lungs of a patient with Crohn's disease. No other organs were involved. Nodular pulmonary amyloidosis is usually caused by deposition of AL (primary) amyloid.

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