/ (ˌmækrəʊˈɡlɒbjʊlɪn) /
an immunoglobulin of unusually high relative molecular mass, observed in the blood in some diseases
Also called: immunoglobulin M the normal form of this immunoglobulin
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Medical definitions for macroglobulin
[ măk′rō-glŏb′yə-lĭn ]
A plasma globulin of high molecular weight.
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