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Is multiple myeloma curable?

is multiple myloema curable ? it is in stage 2...
 

What are multiple myeloma symptoms?

this automatically suggest that I have multiple myeloma? ...
 

Suggest ayurvedic treatment for multiple myeloma

Dear sir ( s ), I am a 71 year old starting chemtherapy with lenalidomide/dexamethasone for multiple myeloma/ amyloidosis derved from very complex karyotype plasma cells. I have been refractory to 6 ...
 

How is advanced multiple myeloma treated ?

Good day, My friend has advanced multiple myeloma with an astonishing remission on Revlomid/ prednisone . He recently underwent successful bilateral cataract surgery, but after only a few weeks one ...
 

Is it safe to go for bone marrow transplant for multiple myeloma?

i am 47 yrs old diagonosed with multiple myolema in the month of may 2013. at that time m band was 7.2 and hb was only 7 After 5 cycles of velcade dexa and cyclo my report says "no m spike seen". my hb now is 15.I am currently on thalodimide 50...
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Diagnosed with multiple myeloma. What are the brown spots on palm? On revlimid. Worry?

Hi, I was diagnosed with multiple myeloma March, 2011. After my stem cell transplant in Oct, I started to notice small brown spots on the palms of my hands. No sores, blisters, or pain is noted. I m ...
 

Diagnosed with multiple myeloma. Can this be related to constipation?

it was multiple- myeloma but i wanted to know if constipation could have caused it as well. during these times .... is this truly signs of multiple-myeloma and can the constipaton be realted to it? ...
 

Excessive sweating, nausea. Diagnosed with multiple myeloma

Hello Doctor,my mom is a multiple myeloma patient,she was diagnosed 2yrs back,today while sitting she suddenly started sweating n wanted to throw up that too in a cool room,she also felt as if she ...
 

Diagnosed multiple myeloma. Scheduled for decompression of spinal fracture. Osteolytic lesion seen. Has hypercalcima. Treatment process?

JK is 60 years of age and is a male patient who is admitted with the diagnosis of multiple myeloma ... for a decompression of the spinal fracture. The patient is to remain on bed rest and should be log rolled. Osteolytic ...
 

Does revlimid and steroid treatment in multiple myeloma decrease testosterone ?

Does revlimid and steroid treatment in multiple myeloma decrease testosterone? If so should testosterone be supplemented to increase libido and staying power? ...
 

Are there any medicines in homeopathy to cure kidney damage and multiple myeloma in chest ?

my father is suffering from multiple myeloma in chest wall due to which his kidneys are getting damaged. recently 5 dialysis have been done. His urea is around 200, creatnine 8.9, wbc 16000, having ...
 

Undergoing chemo for multiple myeloma. Consequences of skipping medicines? Measures to relive pain?

Hello Doctor, My mother has multiple myeloma . She had a bone marrow transplant approximately 2 years ago, however the MM has returned. She has chosen not to undergo another transplant and instead ...
 

Suffering from multiple myeloma. Taking bortenat injections, having diarrhea. Treatment?

Hi Doc my mother is suffering from multiple myeloma since last five years...she has been given Bortenat injections 4 years before now the cycle is repeated this time the side effects of this injections ...
 

Getting treated for multiple myeloma and cad. How to survive this hard situation?

sir last 18 years onwards me a multpile myeloma patient and now last 3 months i am treated for cad ? At present for multiple myeloma treated with lenalidomide 10 mg and decmax 4mg for cad treated with atocor 40 ...
 

Suffering from multiple myeloma. What are the side effects of full brain radiation?

My husband has 8 very minute tumors which could either be melanoma or plasmacytoma . Radiation is indicated He has had cancer off and on for the past 13 years presently dealing with multiple myeloma ...
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What is treatment for multiple myeloma?
** 1. because it is tumor of plasma cell thus treatment is focused on therapies that decrease the clonal plasma cell population. 2. they can be treated with radiation therapy, unless metastasis is not there. 3. Orthopedic consultation is a must. 4. Follow: International Myeloma Working Group diagnostic criteria for symptomatic myeloma, asymptomatic myeloma and MGUS
 
What does "polyclonal light chains detected but no monoclonal immunoglobilin or free light chain (bencejones) is detected"mean in 24 hr urine test
presence of free light chain in urine is diagnostic of multiple myeloma.Multiple myeloma is a type of cancer that is caused by malignant plasma cells that proliferate in the bone marrow and produce abnormally high amounts of a special protein. The special proteins are typically monoclonal paraprotein (M protein) and other compounds such as immunoglobulins.
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