Multiple myeloma associated with amyloidosis and t(1;20)(q21;q11) translocation.

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Author(s)

    • OTOKIDA KOROKU
    • The Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University School of Medicine
    • YOSHIDA HIROAKI
    • The Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University School of Medicine
    • MIZUNUMA YOSHIMI
    • The Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University School of Medicine
    • YAMADA MICHIO
    • The Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University School of Medicine
    • HIRAMORI KATSUHIKO
    • The Second Department of Internal Medicine, Iwate Medical University School of Medicine

Abstract

OTOKIDA, K., YOSHIDA, H., MIZUNUMA, Y., YAMADA, M. and HIRAMORI, K. <i>Multiple Myeloma Associated with Amyloidosis and t(1;20)(q21;q11) Translocation</i>. Tohoku J. Exp. Med., 1990, <b>162</b> (4), 363-365 - A 59-year-old woman with nephrotic syndrome was diagnosed as having primary amyloidosis based on the detection of amyloid deposition (AL-protein) in the esophagus and kidneys. Bone marrow aspirate showed plasmocytic proliferation, leading to a diagnosis of multiple myeloma (IgG λ-type). In addition, a very rare translocation t(1;20) (q21;q11) was seen by chromosomal analysis of both the bone marrow and peripheral blood.

Journal

  • The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine

    The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine 162(4), 363-365, 1990

    Tohoku University Medical Press

Codes

  • NII Article ID (NAID)
    130003494326
  • Text Lang
    ENG
  • ISSN
    0040-8727
  • Data Source
    J-STAGE 
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