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Bisalbuminemia: A Rare Finding on Serum Electrophoresis

  • Poojan Agarwal
  • Anuj Parkash
  • Narender Tejwani
  • Anurag Mehta
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Abstract

Bisalbuminemia is an uncommon finding that is seen as bifid albumin peak on serum protein electrophoresis. We report here this unusual finding in an adult male diagnosed with multiple myeloma on routine workup.

Keywords

Electrophoresis Myeloma Albumin 

Notes

Funding information

The study is the retrospective analysis of the data of patient at the Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Hospital and Research Institute. No funding received.

Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declares that they have no conflict of interest.

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© Indian Society of Hematology and Blood Transfusion 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Poojan Agarwal
    • 1
  • Anuj Parkash
    • 1
  • Narender Tejwani
    • 1
  • Anurag Mehta
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Laboratory MedicineRajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research CenterRohiniIndia

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