A case of renal γ2 heavy-chain deposition disease accompanied by rapid progressive renal failure.

TitleA case of renal γ2 heavy-chain deposition disease accompanied by rapid progressive renal failure.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsChen G-T, Liao X-H, Yan R-Y, Li Y, Zhang L
JournalIrish journal of medical science
Date Published2013 Aug 21
Abstract

The recently described heavy-chain deposition disease (HCDD) is a comparatively rare monoclonal immunoglobulin disorder characterized histopathologically by glomerular and tubular basement membrane deposition of nonamyloidotic monoclonal heavy chains without associated light chains.

DOI10.1155/2013/781024
Alternate JournalIr J Med Sci