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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   My mom(56yrs) has diagnosed by multiple myeloma on May 2009. She is undergoing treatment for last one year.
In bone marrow asiration cell growth is 13% in may 2009 and 21% in June 2010. So Our general physician sad that the myeloma is not under control.Could you please guide me what i need to do next? any doctors to consult in XXX
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   Let me read your query
User :   ok
User :   please let me know if you need any more blood test details, i have all the reports with me.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Cell growth of 21% is a positive indicator
User :   it means? good or bad
User :   I am totally confused, the doctor who treated her for the treatment said she is doing fine.
Doctor :   How about her symptoms?
User :   she has taken 5 cycles of MPT, when we went for the 6th cycle her HB and blood count is low
User :   she is not having any pain in boned
User :   bones
Doctor :   Ok
User :   her weight is increased
Doctor :   ok
User :   now she is feeling tired and numbness in her leg
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I recommend you to take a second opinion in your mother's case
Doctor :   You can consult our oncologist for that purpose
Doctor :   he would be the right person to answer it
User :   ok
User :   how do i need to contact?
Doctor :   I shall give you the necessary details for that
User :   sure thanks
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW
Doctor :   Dr.XXX
User :   ok
Doctor :   one of the leading hemoncologist
User :   ok doctor, thanks a lot. I'll contact him.
Doctor :   Sure, it shall be more helpful to consult him
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting, bye for now
User :   thanks
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