Monoclonal Gammopathy Of Undetermined Significance
monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance
A benign condition in which there is a higher-than-normal level of a protein called M protein in the blood. Patients with monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance are at an increased risk of developing cancer. Also called MGUS.
Last updated: 2014-06-09
Source: The National Cancer Institute's Dictionary of Cancer Terms (http://www.cancer.gov/dictionary)