When is a serum protein electrophoresis study indicated in the workup of organ transplantation-related osteoporosis?

Updated: Jul 02, 2020
  • Author: Carmel M Fratianni, MD, FACE; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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In the appropriate clinical context of anemia or back pain or when a secondary cause of osteopenia is suggested, a serum protein electrophoresis study should be considered.


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