Medical Definition of Bence Jones reaction

1. The classic method of identifying Bence Jones protein. This protein precipitates from urine in the range of 45 to 70 degrees Centigrade. It goes into solution at temperatures above or below this range. Used in the diagnosis of multiple myeloma. Less commonly, this test is positive in Waldenstrom's macroglobulinaemia, chronic lymphocytic leukaemia and amyloidosis. (27 Sep 1997)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bence Jones Reaction

Ben Hogan
Ben Jonson
Ben Nevis
Ben Shahn
Ben Sira
Bence Jones albumin
Bence Jones protein
Bence Jones proteins
Bence Jones proteinuria
Bence Jones reaction (current term)
Benday process
Bender Visual Motor Gestalt test
Bender gestalt test
Benedek's reflex
Benedict's reagent
Benedict's solution
Benedict's test for glucose
Benedict-Hopkins-Cole reagent
Benedict-Roth apparatus
Benedict-Roth calorimeter

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