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Abnormal Kappa/Lambda Ratio

 
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Overview

    • 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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