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My mom is being tested for multiple myeloma. What are symptoms and proceudres?
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Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Infections bone pain
Common tests include blood tests (blood count, protein electrophoresis), urine proteinevaluation, x-rays, MRI scans and a bone marrow biopsy.
Symptoms inlude fatigue, low blood counts, infections, bone pain.

In brief: Infections bone pain
Common tests include blood tests (blood count, protein electrophoresis), urine proteinevaluation, x-rays, MRI scans and a bone marrow biopsy.
Symptoms inlude fatigue, low blood counts, infections, bone pain.
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
In brief: MM, sxs and diagnose
Symptoms may include fatigue, lack of energy, bony pain, easy bruisng ( if platelet is low).
Work up will include- blood works, imaging studies that include whole body x-ray, or MRI of spine. A bone marrow biopsy needs to be done to make a diagnosis.

In brief: MM, sxs and diagnose
Symptoms may include fatigue, lack of energy, bony pain, easy bruisng ( if platelet is low).
Work up will include- blood works, imaging studies that include whole body x-ray, or MRI of spine. A bone marrow biopsy needs to be done to make a diagnosis.
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