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Identification of monoclonal immunoglobulin heavy and light chainsDocumentation of complete response to therapy
Immunofixation impression comments are made based on visual interpretation of gels.
Immunofixation is not a quantitative assay. If a monoclonal protein is identified, a serum protein electrophoresis assay is required for quantifying the abnormality.
No monoclonal protein detected
Kyle RA, Katzmann JA, Lust, JA, Dispenzieri A: Clinical indications and applications of electrophoresis and immunofixation. In Manual of Clinical Laboratory Immunology. Sixth edition. Edited by NR Rose, RG Hamilton, B Detrick. Washington DC. ASM Press, 2002, pp 66-70