Bence-Jones proteinuria


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Bence-Jones proteinuria

[¦bens ¦jōnz ‚prō·tə′nür·ē·ə]
(medicine)
The presence of Bence-Jones protein in the urine.
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Current guidelines recommend that Bence-Jones proteinuria be monitored with 24-hour urine collections.
Immunoglobulin light chain immunoblots of urine proteins from patients with tubular and Bence-Jones proteinuria.
Common laboratory findings included anemia, slightly elevated calcium levels, lytic bone lesions, and serum monoclonal gammopathy or Bence-Jones proteinuria.
Electrophoretic study of the physico-chemical characteristics of Bence-Jones proteinuria and its association with kidney damage.