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Medical Term:

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).
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