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A 35-year-old female asked:

Low red blood cells, very low anion gap, and high blood protein. should i worry about multiple myeloma? back/hip pain recent.

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
Anything Is possible: There are numerous possible causes. Have your doctor order a serum protein electrophoresis blood test. If there is no monoclonal spike then myeloma is ruled out.
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