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- n. The presence of (abnormally large amounts of) paraproteins in the blood
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Contrast media are potentially hazardous in patients with multiple myeloma or other paraproteinemia.
Patients predisposed to acute renal failure include patients with any degree of pre-existing renal insufficiency, diabetes mellitus, age greater than 65, volume depletion, sepsis, paraproteinemia, or patients receiving known nephrotoxic drugs.