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Test Findings

Abnormal Kappa/Lambda Ratio



      • Normal Range

      • 0.31 - 1.56
  • An elevated or reduced kappa / lambda ratio suggests clonal expansion of one light chain type.
    • Causes of Abnormal Kappa / Lambda Ratio

    • Multiple myeloma
    • Smouldering myeloma
    • Monoclonal gammopathy of unclear significance (MGUS)
    • Solitary plasmacytoma
    • AL amyloidosis
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