Ask the Doctor Question:
My IgHV results indicate the following:
What do the numbers after the IgHV mean (the 2-5.02)? What does the 2% difference mean?
Answer: Based on the information you shared your results appear to indicate that your IgHV status is MUTATED.
We know that patients with a “mutated” IgHV immunoglobulin do much better with FCR-based (chemoimmunotherapies) than those who are unmutated. Here are a couple of articles we have posted on the website that you might find helpful: