In most people, treatment can help support health and reduce the impact of amyloidosis, but cannot cure the disease. Treatment involves decreasing the proteins that can make up amyloid. Chemotherapy is used for primary amyloidosis.
- A kidney transplant may cure amyloidosis related to dialysis.
- Dialysis for those whose kidneys are failing
- Kidney, liver, heart, or bone marrow transplant
- Spleen removal
- Carpal tunnel surgery
- Hip replacement
- Pacemaker implantation to control heart rhythm