immunofixation


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immunofixation

[-fiksā′shən]
a process by which antigens in a protein mixture are separated on an electrophoretic gel and identified by the application of labeled antibodies.
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Contract notice: Supply systems machines reagents for the chemical-physical examination of urine and urinary sediment electrophoresis and immunofixation and ves.
C3, C4, Free Light Chains, Haptoglobin, IgA, IgE Specific, IgE Total, IgG, IgM, Immunofixation, Prealbumin, Protein Electrophoresis.
Immunofixation electrophoresis was not ordered at that time, but it was previously performed at another institution and was positive for IgG monoclonal protein.
Serum and urine immunofixation showed free [lambda] light chain in the serum and 507 mg/24 h of free [lambda] light chain in the urine.
Laboratory Findings, including immunoglobulin, vitamin B12, folate, and immunofixation levels were within normal limits.
The autosampler boasts loading and storage capacity of up to four applicators for processing of 60 protein or nine immunofixation samples, with complete walkaway capabilities.
Serum immunofixation revealed an elevated IgG level with monoclonal gammopathy; no monodonal gammopathywas evident in the urine.
Additional serological work up for nephrotic syndrome revealed a free lambda band with a level of 654 mg/L on serum immunofixation, suggestive of a plasma cell disorder.
Immunofixation diagnosed the gamma band as IgG Kappa paraprotein.
Urine electrophoresis and immunofixation were positive for IgG kappa light chains.
Serum electrophoresis and immunofixation showed an increased [gamma]-globulin fraction with oligoclonal immunoglobulin G (IgG)[lambda] and IgG[kappa] components.

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