mGODS - Monoclonal Gammopathies of Dermatological Signficance


Date
Jan 17, 2019 1:00 PM — 2:30 PM
Event
George Washington University School of Medicine Dermatology Resident Lecture
Location
George Washington University School of Medicine
2150 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, Distric of Columbia, 20037, United States

Overview

  • In this lecture we review mGODS: Monoclonal Gammopathies of Dermatological Significance1, an umbrella term that captures diseases such as Cutaneous Amyloidoses, Scleromyxedema, Acquired Cutis Laxa, Mixed Cryoglobulinemia, Nodular Amyloidoses, PEOMS syndrome, Necrobiotic Xanthogranuloma, Schnitzler’s Syndrome etc.

Learning Objectives

  • Provide an overview of plasma cell dyscrasias
  • Introduce the concept of mGODS
  • Review techniques to detect and identify monoclonal roteins
  • Revew how to work up paraproteins
  • Provide an overview of MGUS
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David Michael Miller
Medical Oncologist and Dermatologist

My research interests include clinical and translational research in advanced skin cancers.

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