Waldenstrom, Jan G.

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Jan G., Swedish physician, 1906–.
Waldenström macroglobulinemia - Synonym(s): hyperglobulinemic purpura; Waldenström purpura; Waldenström syndrome
Waldenström purpura - Synonym(s): Waldenström macroglobulinemia
Waldenström syndrome - Synonym(s): Waldenström macroglobulinemia
Waldenström test - a test for porphyrin in the urine.
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(1,2) Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia was originally described in 1944 by Jan G. Waldenstrom, MD, DSc, who reported on 2 patients with oronasal bleeding, anemia, lymphadenopathy, hypergammaglobulinemia, an elevated sedimentation rate, hyperviscosity, normal bone survey, cytopenias, and bone marrow involvement by a predominantly lymphoid infiltration.