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Free Light Chains & Monoclonal Gammopathies

Impact on Diagnostic Panels



Serum Protein Electrophoresis & Immunofixation Electrophoresis

Slide 8

August 2008

In this next slide, illustrates the analysis of serum from a patient with light chain multiple myeloma. We see that PEL has only a minimally abnormal pattern and the IFE has a small amount of monoclonal lambda light chain. Although this is a myeloma, it is very different from the IgG kappa seen on the previous slide.

Serum Protein Electrophoresis

 


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