immunoproliferative

immunoproliferative

 [im″u-no-pro-lif´er-ah-tiv]
characterized by the proliferation of the lymphoid cells producing immunoglobulins, as in the gammopathies.
immunoproliferative small intestine disease the gastrointestinal form of alpha chain disease, characterized by diarrhea, malabsorption, abdominal pain, clubbing, plasma cell infiltration of the lamina propria of the small bowel, and presence of an abnormal alpha heavy chain fragment in the serum; it frequently evolves into primary malignant lymphoma.

immunoproliferative

/im·mu·no·pro·lif·er·a·tive/ (-pro-lif´ĕ-rah-tiv) characterized by the proliferation of the lymphoid cells producing immunoglobulins, as in the gammopathies.

immunoproliferative

(ĭm″ū-nō-prō-lĭf′ĕr-ă-tĭv)
Pert. to the rapid growth and dissemination of cells and tissues involved in producing antibodies.

immunoproliferative

characterized by the proliferation of the lymphoid cells producing immunoglobulins, as in the gammopathies.

immunoproliferative disease
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Those findings prompted immunostains for IgA, IgG, and IgM heavy chains, which revealed overwhelming IgA expression on the plasma cells without light chain expression, resulting in the diagnosis of immunoproliferative small intestinal disease (IPSID).
Angiocentric immunoproliferative lesions: A clinicopathologic spectrum of post-thymic T-cell proliferations.
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Angiocentric immunoproliferative lesion/T-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and the acquired immune deficiency syndrome: a case report and review of the literature.
Lymphomas are associated with Celiac disease, immunoproliferative small intestinal disease (IPSID) and very rarely to Crohn's disease.
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