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*  AA amyloidosis
... the median plasma concentration of SAA is 3 mg per liter. This can increase to over 2000 mg per liter during an acute phase ... Cancer Hodgkin's lymphoma Renal cell carcinoma Chronic foreign body reaction HIV/AIDSSilicone-induced granulomatous reaction In ... an acute-phase protein which is normally soluble and whose plasma concentration is highest during inflammation. AA amyloidosis ...
*  Plasma polymerization
... and biofuel cells. Yasuda, H. (1981). "Glow Discharge Polymerization". Journal of Polymer Science: Macromolecular Reviews. 16 ( ... Plasma Etch. "Plasma Polymerization". Plasma Etch. Retrieved 20 September 2015. Williams, T.; Hayes, M.W. (1966). " ... Plasma polymers also contain an internal stress. If a thick layer (e.g. 1 µm) of a plasma polymer is deposited on a glass slide ... The use of plasma polymers to coat plastic lenses is increasing in popularity. Plasma depositions are able to easily coat ...
*  Plasma cell
Plasma cells, also called plasma B cells, plasmocytes, plasmacytes, or effector B cells, are white blood cells that secrete ... In humans, CD27 is a good marker for plasma cells, naive B cells are CD27-, memory B-cells are CD27+ and plasma cells are ... Germinal center B cells may differentiate into memory B cells or plasma cells. Most of these B cells will become plasmablasts ( ... Plasma cells originate in the bone marrow; B cells differentiate into plasma cells that produce antibody molecules closely ...
*  Plasma cell granuloma
Histologically, the lesions consisted of a proliferation of mature plasma cells and reticulo-endothelial cells supported by a ... Plasma cell granuloma is a lesional pattern of inflammatory pseudotumour, different from the "inflammatory myofibroblastic ... Balachandran, A; Shivbalan, S (2004). "Plasma cell granuloma of the lung". Indian pediatrics. 41 (3): 292-3. PMID 15064526. ... Electron microscopy confirms the benign nature of the plasma cells with fibroblast and myofibroblast proliferation admixed with ...
*  Plasma cell leukemia
Secondary plasma cell leukemia (sPCL) results from the comparatively slow development of plasma cell/plasma cell precursor ... 2x109 plasma cells per liter or, alternatively, >20% of nucleated blood cells being plasma cells. More recently, the Group has ... Plasma cell leukemia (PCL) is a plasma cell dyscrasia, i.e. a disease involving the malignant degeneration of a subtype of ... 17%); pPCL plasma cells often lack CD56 antigen which is present on the majority of plasma cells taken form multiple myeloma ...
*  Plasma cell gingivitis
Plasma cell gingivits is rare, and plasma cell cheilitis is very rare. Most people with plasma cell cheilitis have been elderly ... plasma cell cheilitis, where the lips are involved, and other terms such as plasma cell orifacial mucositis, or plasma cell ... Plasma cell gingivits and plasma cell cheilitis are thought to be hypersensitivity reactions to some antigen. Possible sources ... Histologically plasma cell gingivitis shows mainly plasma cells. The differential diagnosis is with acute leukemia and multiple ...
*  Plasma cell dyscrasia
... s (also termed plasma cell disorders and plasma cell proliferative diseases) are a spectrum of ... In the most malignant form of plasma cell dyscrasias, primary plasma cell leukemia, the plasma cell population contains >1900 ... 2x109 plasma cells per liter or, alternatively, >20% of nucleated blood cells being plasma cells. More recently, the Group has ... In these plasma cell dyscrasias, the presence of even very small numbers of circulating plasma cells is a poor prognostic ...
*  Syndecan 1
It is a useful marker for plasma cells, but only if the cells tested are already known to be derived from blood. GRCh38: ... O'Connell FP, Pinkus JL, Pinkus GS (Feb 2004). "CD138 (syndecan-1), a plasma cell marker immunohistochemical profile in ... The syndecans mediate cell binding, cell signaling, and cytoskeletal organization and syndecan receptors are required for ... The syndecan-1 protein functions as an integral membrane protein and participates in cell proliferation, cell migration and ...
*  Waldenström's macroglobulinemia
... lymphoplasmacytoid cells and plasma cells. Both cell types are white blood cells. WM is characterized by having high levels of ... WM is commonly classified as a form of plasma cell dyscrasia. Similar to other plasma cell dyscrasias that, for example, lead ... One recent investigation showed that a population of cells, lacking both B-cell and plasma cell markers, has characteristics of ... of plasma cell dyscrasias in that it involves not only aberrant plasma cells but also aberrant lymphoplasmacytoid cells and ...
*  Bloodwise
"Plasma cell leukaemia". Bloodwise. Retrieved 2015-12-04. "Bloodwise - T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukaemia". "Lymphoma". ... Large granular lymphocytic leukaemia Plasma cell leukaemia T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (T-ALL) Specific sub-sets of ... "Hairy cell leukaemia". Bloodwise. Retrieved 2015-11-26. "Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia". Bloodwise. Retrieved 2015-11-26. " ... Specific sub-sets of leukaemia included are; Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia Acute myeloid leukaemia Hairy cell leukaemia Chronic ...
*  POEMS syndrome
2 plasmacytoma bone lesions and/or increases in bone marrow clonal plasma cells are treated with a low-dose or high-dose ... Castillo JJ (2016). "Plasma Cell Disorders". Primary Care. 43 (4): 677-691. doi:10.1016/j.pop.2016.07.002. PMID 27866585. ... It is suggested that various other cytokines produced by the clonal plasma cells, perhaps working in concert with each other as ... These criteria are: Mandatory major criteria Plasma cell dyscrasia: This is evidenced by 1) the presence of a serum myeloma ...
*  Villitis of unknown etiology
Plasma cells should be absent; the presence of plasma cells suggests an infective etiology, e.g. CMV infection. Intermed. mag. ...
*  Immunoglobulin E
Regulation of IgE levels through control of B cell differentiation to antibody-secreting plasma cells is thought to involve the ... IgE is synthesised by plasma cells. Monomers of IgE consist of two heavy chains (ε chain) and two light chains, with the ε ... The B lymphocyte differentiation and maturation pathway that eventually generate IgE-secreting plasma cells go through the ... FcεRI is expressed on mast cells, basophils, and the antigen-presenting dendritic cells in both mice and humans. Binding of ...
*  Beta-2 microglobulin
ISBN 0-07-141184-4. Munshi NC, Longo DL, Anderson KC (2011). "Chapter 111: Plasma Cell Disorders". In Loscalzo J, Longo DL, ... In the absence of MHC class I, CD8 T cells cannot develop. (CD8 T cells are a subset of T cells involved in the development of ... Directly above β2 (that is, further away from the cell) lies the α1 chain, which itself is next to the α2. β2 microglobulin ... β2 microglobulin also known as B2M is a component of MHC class I molecules, which are present on all nucleated cells (excludes ...
*  J chain
"Plasma cell immunoglobulin M molecules. Their biosynthesis, assembly, and intracellular transport". J. Cell Biol. 83 (2 Pt 1): ... 1994). "Expression of J chain mRNA in duodenal IgA plasma cells in IgA nephropathy". Kidney Int. 45 (3): 836-44. doi:10.1038/ki ... mu and J chain expression as a function of B cell differentiation". J. Exp. Med. 158 (6): 1993-2006. doi:10.1084/jem.158.6.1993 ... This binding facilitates transport of the J-chain positive pIg molecules from the basal to the apical sides of epithelial cells ...
*  Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour
... s are characterized by a mix of inflammatory cells, e.g. plasma cells, lymphocytes and ... Nodular fasciitis Inflammatory fibroid polyp Manohar, B.; Bhuvaneshwari, S. (Jan 2011). "Plasma cell granuloma of gingiva". J ... Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour is a lesional pattern of inflammatory pseudotumour, as plasma cell granuloma. It is ... eosinophils, and bland spindle cells without nuclear atypia. These tumours may have necrosis, hemorrhage, focal calcification ...
*  Mammoplasia
Lymphoid and plasma cells infiltrate the stroma. Clinically, mammary blood flow increases in this luteal phase. This increased ... Tworoger, S. S. (2004). "Plasma Prolactin Concentrations and Risk of Postmenopausal Breast Cancer". Cancer Research. 64 (18): ... "Plasma Prolactin Levels and Subsequent Risk of Breast Cancer in Postmenopausal Women". JNCI Journal of the National Cancer ...
*  Myeloma protein
Myeloma is a malignancy of plasma cells. Plasma cells produce immunoglobulins, which are commonly called antibodies. There are ... When someone contracts myeloma, a malignant clone, a rogue plasma cell, reproduces in an uncontrolled fashion, resulting in ... that is produced in excess by an abnormal monoclonal proliferation of plasma cells, typically in multiple myeloma. Other terms ... of less than 30 g/L is classified as monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance in cases where clonal plasma cells ...
*  Ectonucleotide pyrophosphatase/phosphodiesterase 1
"Expression of the murine plasma cell nucleotide pyrophosphohydrolase PC-1 is shared by human liver, bone, and cartilage cells. ... Buckley MF, Loveland KA, McKinstry WJ, Garson OM, Goding JW (1990). "Plasma cell membrane glycoprotein PC-1. cDNA cloning of ... Regulation of PC-1 expression in osteosarcoma cells by transforming growth factor-beta". J. Clin. Invest. 94 (2): 560-7. doi: ... expressed in glial cells". Biochim. Biophys. Acta. 1446 (3): 213-24. doi:10.1016/s0167-4781(99)00090-1. PMID 10524196. Maddux ...
*  Xanthogranulomatous inflammation
Plasma cells and fibrosis increase in later stages with the former being numerous and prominent. Proteus and Escherichia coli ... Bahadori M, Liebow AA (January 1973). "Plasma cell granulomas of the lung". Cancer. 31 (1): 191-208. doi:10.1002/1097-0142( ... Buell R, Wang NS, Seemayer TA, Ahmed MN (July 1976). "Endobronchial plasma cell granuloma (xanthomatous pseudotumor); a light ... Likewise there might be some superimpositions between the XP and the plasma cell granuloma/histiocytoma-inflammatory ...
*  Alcohol and cancer
Kyle RA, Rajkumar SV (December 2007). "Epidemiology of the plasma-cell disorders". Best Pract Res Clin Haematol. 20 (4): 637-64 ... Few cells survive a one-hour exposure to 5-10% ethanol or a 15-second exposure to 30-40% ethanol in cell culture, where ... Every time stem cells divide, they become exposed to unavoidable errors associated with cell division (e.g., mutations arising ... pharynx and esophagus activates the division of the stem cells located in deeper layers of the mucosa to replace the dead cells ...
*  Poorly cohesive gastric carcinoma
They may resemble lymphocytes, histiocytes, and plasma cells. Distribution of cells usually diffuse, they can form small groups ... Tumor cells can be signet-ring type, that have a rounded shape with eccentrically located nucleus, resulting in large amounts ... Pathohistological report of "poorly cohesive carcinoma" is appropriate in case when there is a prevalence of tumor cells with ... characterized by diffuse distribution of tumour cells, isolated from each other or in small groups. According to most recently ...
*  Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance
... mixed in with cells of a normal phenotype (CD38+ CD56− CD19+); in MGUS, on average more than 3% of the clonal plasma cells have ... the number of plasma cells (white blood cells that secrete antibodies) in the bone marrow is lower, and it has no symptoms or ... There is a predominance of clonal plasma cells in the bone marrow with an abnormal immunophenotype (CD38+ CD56+ CD19−) ... Plasma cells less than 10% on bone marrow examination; No evidence of bone lesions, anemia, hypercalcemia, or renal ...
*  SLAMF7
The surface antigen CD319 (SLAMF7) is a robust marker of normal plasma cells and malignant plasma cells in multiple myeloma. In ... the traditional plasma cell marker), CD319/SLAMF7 is much more stable and allows robust isolation of malignant plasma cells ... "Robust isolation of malignant plasma cells in multiple myeloma". Blood. 123 (9): 1336-40. doi:10.1182/blood-2013-09-529800. ... Claus M, Meinke S, Bhat R, Watzl C (2007). "Regulation of NK cell activity by 2B4, NTB-A and CRACC". Frontiers in Bioscience. ...
*  Cheilitis
Plasma cell cheilitis is a very rare presentation of a condition which more usually occurs on the gingiva (termed "plasma cell ... Plasma cell cheilitis appears as well defined, infiltrated, dark red plaque with a superficial lacquer-like glazing. Plasma ... ISBN 1-4160-2999-0. Janam, P; Nayar, BR; Mohan, R; Suchitra, A (January 2012). "Plasma cell gingivitis associated with ... There is a small risk that this condition can develop into squamous cell carcinoma in the long term, but lip cancer is usually ...
*  Ariosa v. Sequenom
6,258,540, which claims methods of using cell-free fetal DNA (cffDNA) circulating in maternal plasma (cell-free blood) to ... The paternal DNA in the mother's plasma had to have come from the fetus. Then, they could reliably identify fetal DNA, which ... maternal plasma or serum. The application and adaptation of known techniques in this inventive way to a newly-discovered sample ... "implies that the inventive concept lies in the discovery of cffDNA in plasma or serum." That discovery is the discovery of a ...
*  John Rollo
Guillermo A. Herrera (2007). The Kidney in Plasma Cell Dyscrasias: 13 Tables. Karger Publishers. pp. 16-7. ISBN 978-3-8055-8178 ...