Plasma-cell dyscrasia and peripheral neuropathy with a monoclonal antibody to peripheral-nerve myelin Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Immunoglobulins
  • Myelin Proteins
  • Paraproteinemias
  • Peripheral Nerves
  • Peripheral Nervous System Diseases

abstract

  • We report on a patient with a peripheral neuropathy associated with an IgMκ monoclonal protein, in whom pathological and immunological studies indicated that the IgMκ antibody was directed against peripheral-nerve myelin, as shown by complement fixation and immunoabsorption.

publication date

  • December 1980

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 6250029

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 618

end page

  • 21

volume

  • 303

number

  • 11