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Cryoglobulins

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Also known as: Cryocrit; Cryoprotein
Formal name: Cryoglobulins

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NOTE: This article is based on research that utilizes the sources cited here as well as the collective experience of the Lab Tests Online Editorial Review Board. This article is periodically reviewed by the Editorial Board and may be updated as a result of the review. Any new sources cited will be added to the list and distinguished from the original sources used.

Sources Used in Current Review

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MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia. Cryoglobulinemia. Available online at http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000540.htm. Accessed November 2013.

ARUP Consult. Cryoglobulinemia. Available online at http://www.arupconsult.com/Topics/Cryoglobulinemia.html through http://www.arupconsult.com. Accessed November 2013.

Mayo Medical Laboratories. Cryoglobulin and Cryofibrinogen Panel. Available online at http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Clinical+and+Interpretive/83659 through http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com. Accessed November 2013.

University of Maryland Medical Center. Cryoglobulinemia. Available online at http://umm.edu/health/medical/ency/articles/cryoglobulinemia through http://umm.edu. Accessed November 2013.

Mayo Clinic. Cryoglobulinemia. Available online at http://www.mayoclinic.org/cryoglobulinemia/treatment.html through http://www.mayoclinic.org. Accessed November 2013.

Vasculitis Foundation. Cryoglobulinemia. Available online at http://www.vasculitisfoundation.org/education/forms/cryoglobulinemia/ through http://www.vasculitisfoundation.org. Accessed November 2013.

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