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chain

A unit of measurement formerly used in surveying and still seen in deeds with old property descriptions.One chain equals 66 feet.

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The group of paraproteins that we studied also included five cases of light chain disease.
These findings suggest that CZE is more sensitive than AGE for the detection of light chain disease.
Information about serum FLC measurement in nonsecretory myeloma, monoclonal light chain diseases, and reference populations is reported in the literature (1-5,7), but there is limited data about FLCs in renal disease, monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS), and myeloma patients after autologous stem cell transplants.