What is Myeloma?

Multiple myeloma is cancer that starts in the plasma cells in bone marrow. Bone marrow is the soft, spongy tissue found inside most bones. It helps make blood cells. Plasma cells help your body fight infection by producing proteins called antibodies.

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My father has just started to find out that he has multiple myeloma cancer. He had a bone marrow sample taken yesterday to find out the extent, but...

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it is best if you bring your father to the nearest hospital or ER if he is passing out blood. his blood count might be dropping if this happens...

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Ok so we went to Mayo to see about the graduating pain along the mid- spine. I though the myeloma was gone.
1. Hypermetabolic lymph nodes involving...

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Hello. you require regular follow up

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hello again. so you had smoldering myeloma and that was confirmed by your...

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Doctors do not know what is causing my uveitis. Could stress be causing it?

Medications tried. Not concept, I meant cellcept.

Also being monitered...

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Are you able to close your eyes well?

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Hi and thanks for this query.

Am curious and would like to know if you are...

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