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IgA

abbr.
immunoglobulin A
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Noun1.IgA - one of the most common of the five major classes of immunoglobulins; the chief antibody in the membranes of the gastrointestinal and respiratory tracts
Ig, immune gamma globulin, immune globulin, immune serum globulin, immunoglobulin - a class of proteins produced in lymph tissue in vertebrates and that function as antibodies in the immune response
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IgA is the second most common Ig in serum and found extensively in secretions such as saliva, mucous, colostrum, and tears.
2,4-6) Here we report a case of linear IgA dermatosis limited to the pharynx, resulting in symptomatic dysphagia and odynophagia.
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It is almost forty two years since Jean Berger was able to describe IgA nephropathy as recent group of primary GN.
Because of these potential problems of monitoring IgA paraproteins in MM patients during therapy, a new approach for the assessment of IgA[kappa] and IgA[lambda] heavy/ light chain (HLC) analysis has been introduced (8-11).
Light microscopy after Haematoxylin and Eosin PAS and Silver stains was employed for diagnosis on formaline fixed tissue while diagnosis of IgA nephropathy was established upon findings of characteristic IgA deposits on immunofluorescence studies on a separate core of unfixed tissue.
Las celulas plasmaticas intestinales productoras de IgA derivan de linfocitos B localizados en las placas de Peyer o en los foliculos solitarios (Fagarasan y Honjo, 2003).
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Epstein-Barr virus-specific IgA serum antibodies as an outstanding feature of nasopharyngeal carcinoma.
19) Briefly, anti-human IgA (Sigma, Saint Louis, USA) was diluted to a concentration of 50 [micro]g/mL in carbonate-bicarbonate buffer (pH 9.
The study is unique in identifying the biological pathways that mediate IgA nephropathy, mapping the way for further study that may reveal practical targets for diagnosis and treatment," said Dr.