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monoclonal gammopathy

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A plasma cell disorder in which an abnormal amount of a single immunoglobulin is present in the serum. Up to 25% of cases of monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS) progress to a B-cell malignancy or myeloma. MGUS may occur in conjunction with various carcinomas, chronic inflammatory and infectious conditions, and other diseases.

Synonyms: MGUS - Monoclonal gammopathy of uncertain significance, Paraproteinaemia, Benign Monoclonal Gammopathy, Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (morphologic abnormality), Monoclonal gammopathy of uncertain significance, Paraproteinemia, Monoclonal Gammopathy Of Undetermined Significance (MGUS), MGUS, Monoclonal Gammopathy of Unknown Significance, Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance, Monoclonal gammopathy of uncertain significance (disorder)

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SNOMEDCT definition citation

SNOMEDCT:35601003, SNOMEDCT:277577000, SNOMEDCT:58648008

bioportal provenance

monoclonal gammopathy of uncertain significance[accessedResource: DOID:7442][accessDate: 05-04-2011], MGUS - Monoclonal gammopathy of uncertain significance[accessedResource: SNOMEDCT:277577000][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (morphologic abnormality)[accessedResource: SNOMEDCT:35601003][accessDate: 05-04-2011], MGUS[accessedResource: DOID:7442][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Benign Monoclonal Gammopathy[accessedResource: NCIt:C3996][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Paraproteinaemia[accessedResource: SNOMEDCT:35601003][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Monoclonal Gammopathy of Unknown Significance[accessedResource: NCIt:C3996][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Monoclonal Gammopathy Of Undetermined Significance (MGUS)[accessedResource: NCIt:C3996][accessDate: 05-04-2011], A plasma cell disorder in which an abnormal amount of a single immunoglobulin is present in the serum. Up to 25% of cases of monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS) progress to a B-cell malignancy or myeloma. MGUS may occur in conjunction with various carcinomas, chronic inflammatory and infectious conditions, and other diseases.[accessedResource: NCIt:C3996][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Paraproteinemia[accessedResource: SNOMEDCT:35601003][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance[accessedResource: SNOMEDCT:35601003][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Monoclonal gammopathy of uncertain significance (disorder)[accessedResource: SNOMEDCT:277577000][accessDate: 05-04-2011]

term editor

James Malone

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