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A 41-year-old member asked:

What increases my risk for developing myeloma if i tried to avoid sun since 19?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Not known: Sun exposure is not related to myeloma and causative factors for this cancer have not been well elucidated.
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Dr. Michael Thompson
Hematology and Oncology 21 years experience
Also, just to clarify for questioner -- myeloma is different than melanoma.
Jul 11, 2012

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