Multiple Myeloma Blood Cancer

Multiple Myeloma Blood Cancer

Multiple myeloma, also known as plasma cell myeloma, is a cancer of plasma cells, a type of white blood cell normally responsible for producing antibodies. Initially, often no symptoms are noticed. When advanced, bone pain, bleeding, frequent infections, and anemia may occur. Complications may include amyloidosis.

Causes

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Aggravating Factors

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