The eyes don't see what the mind doesn't know: discovering monoclonal gammopathy of thrombotic or thrombocytopenic significance

Authors

  • Anjali Srikanth Mannava Department of Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India
  • Raja Narendra Divakar Addanki Department of Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20232823

Keywords:

Monoclonal gammopathy, Thombosis, MGTS

Abstract

A new scientific advancement in the field of medicine has been made thanks to the collaboration between the university of Michigan health and mayo clinic. A previously undiscovered illness has been named Monoclonal Gammopathy of Thrombotic/Thrombocytopenic Significance (MGTS) as a result of thorough investigation and the convergence of facts. The ramifications of this discovery for medical professionals are considerable, and they may lead to a radical change in how we approach patient care, diagnosis, and treatment.

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Published

2023-08-31

How to Cite

Mannava, A. S., & Addanki, R. N. D. (2023). The eyes don’t see what the mind doesn’t know: discovering monoclonal gammopathy of thrombotic or thrombocytopenic significance. International Journal of Research in Medical Sciences, 11(9), 3589–3590. https://doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20232823

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