Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Amyloidosis is a condition in which too much of a particular protein (amyloid) collects in the organs, so that they are not able to work normally. Amyloidosis can affect the heart, kidneys, liver, spleen, nervous system, stomach or intestines. The condition is rare (affecting fewer than 4,000 people in the United States each year),
The open ceiling system allows easy access to overhead utilities and/or to hang additional equipment. OR 360, a project conducted jointly by Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and the U.S. military. Photo: Benny Chan Fotoworks.