A case of IgG2 heavy chain deposition disease in a patient with kappa positive plasma cell dyscrasia

Li Zhang, Sindhuja Marupudi, Tamil Kuppusamy, William LaRosa, Paul Turer, Meyer Heyman, Lois Arend

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Abstract

IgG2 heavy chain deposition disease (HCDD) is extremely rare. To date, only 4 cases have been reported in medical literature. To our knowledge, we report the first case of IgG2 HCDD accompanied by kappa plasma cell dyscrasia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)6-12
Number of pages7
JournalCase Reports in Nephrology and Dialysis
Volume5
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015

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Keywords

  • Immunoglobulin G
  • Light chain
  • Monoclonal gammopathy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nephrology

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