Skip to Content

microglobulin

Pronunciation: mi'kro-glob'yu-lin

Definition:

  1. Any serum or urinary globulin with a molecular mass less than about 40 kDa, including especially Bence Jones proteins, under protein.
  2. On occasion, a term used to refer to 7S immunoglobins (IgG).
Disclaimer: This site is designed to offer information for general educational purposes only. The health information furnished on this site and the interactive responses are not intended to be professional advice and are not intended to replace personal consultation with a qualified physician, pharmacist, or other healthcare professional. You must always seek the advice of a professional for questions related to a disease, disease symptoms, and appropriate therapeutic treatments.
© Copyright 2017 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.
Hide