(al'ō-al-bū'mi-nē'mē-ă), [MIM*103600]
The autosomal dominant condition of having serum albumin of a variant type that differs in mobility on electrophoresis from the usual type A; affects people who are heterozygous or homozygous for one of the alleles for variant albumin types, a genetic polymorphism without known clinical significance.
See also: inherited albumin variants.
[allo- + albumin + G. haima, blood, + -ia]
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The albumin peak is split; this phenomenon is known as bisalbuminemia or alloalbuminemia.
Bisalbuminemia (or alloalbuminemia) is a rare inherited or acquired condition characterized by the occurrence of 2 circulating components that are observed, typically, during routine clinical electrophoresis or in genetic surveys.
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