gammopathy

noun
gam·​mop·​a·​thy | \ gam-ˈäp-ə-thē How to pronounce gammopathy (audio) \
plural gammopathies

Medical Definition of gammopathy

: a disorder characterized by a disturbance in the body's synthesis of antibodies multiple myeloma is a type of monoclonal gammopathy

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