mu-Chain Disease

Known as: MU HEAVY-CHAIN DISEASE, IGM HEAVY CHAIN DISEASE, mu-Chain Diseases 
A clonal disorder characterized by the secretion of a mu heavy chain that lacks a variable region. Most patients present with slowly progressive… (More)
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1970-2017
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2006
2006
Changes in proteolytic activity of the myocardium during the development of heart failure after left coronary artery ligation… (More)
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2004
2004
mu-heavy chain disease (HCD) is very rare, with only 30 cases reported in the literature. We report a patient with mu-HCD… (More)
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1997
1997
A case of mu-heavy chain disease (HCD) is described. The patient, a 40-year-old man, presented with an intracranial tumor. The… (More)
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1997
1997
1. Newborn rabbit sino-atrial node (SAN) myocytes were recently found to express a tetrodotoxin (TTX)-sensitive Na+ current. We… (More)
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1995
1995
BACKGROUND Heavy-chain diseases (HCDs) are human lymphoproliferative neoplasias that are characterized by the secretion of… (More)
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1994
1994
The Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome (WAS) is an inherited platelet/T-lymphocyte disease characterized by small platelets… (More)
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1989
1989
Lip biopsy is frequently utilized to diagnose and stage chronic graft-vs-host disease (cGVHD). However, the significance of… (More)
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1980
1980
The function of the invertible G region of bacteriophage Mu is apparently to confer different host specificities on Mu. Two… (More)
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1975
1975
Insertions in bacteriophage Mu DNA have been identified. These insertions are responsible for at least seven X mutations, all of… (More)
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1974
1974
A new case of pt-chain disease occurring in an African patient is described. The main clinical feature was a massive splenomegaly… (More)
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