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Multiple Myeloma: What is it, Diagnosis, Treatment | Singapore General Hospital

Multiple Myeloma - What it is

Multiple Myeloma Singapore General HospitalMultiple myeloma is a cancer of the bone marrow plasma cells. It is primarily found in the elderly and current treatment may result in prolonged remissions but the disease remains generally incurable.

Before proceeding to treat multiple myeloma, it is important to exclude monoclonal gammopathy of unknown significance (which may affect as many as 5% of the population over 70 years of age) or any similar smouldering or indolent type of myeloma which may not require immediate treatment.

Multiple Myeloma - Symptoms

Multiple Myeloma - How to prevent?

Multiple Myeloma - Causes and Risk Factors

Multiple Myeloma - Preparing for surgery

Multiple Myeloma - Post-surgery care

Multiple Myeloma - Other Information

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