Lost Leisure Time and Sleep Among Ways FAP Affects Life, Patients Say

Lost Leisure Time and Sleep Among Ways FAP Affects Life, Patients Say

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Lost Leisure Time and Sleep Among Ways FAP Affects Life, Patients Say

Living with hereditary transthyretin amyloidosis (hATTR), a group of rare disorders that includes familial amyloid polyneuropathy (FAP), affects the quality of life for both patients and their families, a large questionnaire study in Italy found. Among the more common and practical consequences for patients were lost leisure time activities and interrupted sleep at night. Families also reported a loss of leisure and holiday time.  Greater help for patients and their caregivers, including more information about…

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