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Descriptor English: Oligoclonal Bands
Descriptor Spanish: Bandas Oligoclonales
Descriptor Portuguese: Bandas Oligoclonais
Descriptor French: Bandes oligoclonales
Entry term(s): Band, Oligoclonal
Bands, Oligoclonal
IgG, Oligoclonal
IgM, Oligoclonal
Immunoglobulin, Oligoclonal
Immunoglobulins, Oligoclonal
Oligoclonal Band
Oligoclonal IgG
Oligoclonal IgM
Oligoclonal Immunoglobulin
Oligoclonal Immunoglobulins
Tree number(s): D12.776.124.486.485.114.715
D12.776.124.790.651.114.715
D12.776.377.715.548.114.715
D23.101.613
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D043025
Scope note: Multiple protein bands serving as markers of specific ANTIBODIES and detected by ELECTROPHORESIS of CEREBROSPINAL FLUID or serum. The bands are most often seen during inflammatory or immune processes and are found in most patients with MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
DE drug effects
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
Previous Indexing: Immunoglobulins (1978-2003)
Public MeSH Note: 2004; OLIGOCLONAL IMMUNOGLOBULINS was indexed under IMMUNOGLOBULINS 1981-2003
History Note: 2004; use OLIGOCLONAL BANDS (NM) 1981-2003
Related: Paraproteins MeSH
DeCS ID: 38250
Unique ID: D043025
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2004/01/01
Date of Entry: 2003/07/09
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Oligoclonal Bands - Preferred
Concept UI M0095509
Scope note Multiple protein bands serving as markers of specific ANTIBODIES and detected by ELECTROPHORESIS of CEREBROSPINAL FLUID or serum. The bands are most often seen during inflammatory or immune processes and are found in most patients with MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS.
Preferred term Oligoclonal Bands
Entry term(s) Band, Oligoclonal
Bands, Oligoclonal
Immunoglobulin, Oligoclonal
Immunoglobulins, Oligoclonal
Oligoclonal Band
Oligoclonal Immunoglobulin
Oligoclonal Immunoglobulins
Oligoclonal IgM - Narrower
Concept UI M0095507
Preferred term Oligoclonal IgM
Entry term(s) IgM, Oligoclonal
Oligoclonal IgG - Narrower
Concept UI M0095506
Preferred term Oligoclonal IgG
Entry term(s) IgG, Oligoclonal



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