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The reference interval for gamma globulin varies with age and between racial groups.
Protein (total), albumin; protein electrophoresis, immunoglobulins G, A, M; FBC, blood film; CRP.
Chronic bacterial infection
Chronic liver disease, especially
See under Hepatitis
Systematic rheumatic disease, especially
|See under Immunoproliferative disorders|
Tropical splenomegaly syndrome
|See Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance|
Chronic lymphoproliferative disorders
|See Lymphoproliferative disorders|
Undas et al. Homocysteine and thrombosis: from basic science to clinical evidence, Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2005: 1994;907-915
Lewis et al. Meta-analysis of MTHFR 6770-*T polymorphism and coronary heart disease: dose totality of evidence support causal role for homocysteine and preventative potential of folate, BMJ 2005 ; 331: 1053 - 1056