Detection of t(14;16)(q32;q22) and Monosomy 13 by FISH Analysis in a Patient with Multiple Myeloma Associated with Sjögren's Syndrome: The First Case Report from India

@inproceedings{Sanap2013DetectionOT,
  title={Detection of t(14;16)(q32;q22) and Monosomy 13 by FISH Analysis in a Patient with Multiple Myeloma Associated with Sj{\"o}gren's Syndrome: The First Case Report from India},
  author={Rupesh R. Sanap and Arundhati S. Athalye and Prochi F. Madon and Boman N. Dhabhar and Mahendra B. Sute and Amit A. Mahabale and Dhanashree J. Warang and Firuza Rajesh Parikh},
  booktitle={Case reports in genetics},
  year={2013}
}
Sjögren's syndrome (SS) is a chronic slowly progressive autoimmune disorder characterized by symptoms of oral and ocular dryness, exocrine dysfunction, and lymphocytic infiltration of exocrine glands. Multiple myeloma (MM) is a bone-marrow-based malignant neoplasm of plasma cells associated with serum/urine monoclonal paraproteins and lytic skeletal lesions. There have been very few reported cases of MM, who had SS as the first presentation. We report a case of a woman diagnosed with Sjögren's… CONTINUE READING