light chain disease

Known as: chain disease light, chain disease lights, Bence Jones Myeloma 
A condition in which plasma cells secrete immunoglobulin light chains of only one type, kappa or lambda. Light chain deposition disease is often… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES To better define the clinical-pathologic spectrum and prognosis of monoclonal immunoglobulin deposition… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
In a variety of hematologic malignancies, immunoglobulin light chains (LC) are overproduced clonally and circulate without being… (More)
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2009
2009
Serum free light chain (FLC) assay is an important advance in the diagnosis and monitoring of monoclonal light chain diseases and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND The repertoire of serologic tests for identifying a monoclonal gammopathy includes serum and urine protein… (More)
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2006
2006
Light chain deposition disease (LCDD) is a rare disorder that very uncommonly affects the lung. We report three cases of severe… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The quantitative assay for free light chains (FLCs) is a recently introduced commercial test reported to be sensitive… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
BACKGROUND Light chain deposition disease (LCDD) is characterized by the tissue deposition of monotypical immunoglobulin light… (More)
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1995
1995
Light chain deposition disease (LCDD) results from a propensity of some human monoclonal L chains to form tissue deposits. We… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
All forms of MIDD are related to the presence of an expanded clone of B-cell origin that is producing an Ig product, usually, but… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Monoclonal immunoglobulin deposition occurs in tissues as Congo Red binding fibrils in light chain amyloidosis, as less… (More)
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