I have mgus with anemia am I at a higher risk for getting multiple myeloma?

Seek real reason. Search for a different cause of your anemia. There are hundreds of possible causes. Only when everything else is ruled out do you need to think seriously about myeloma, as long as the spike stays small. I'm sorry your MGUS was detected. Finding it early does nobody any good and causes worry.

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I have inconsistent tests that lean toward multiple myeloma or MGUS. First xray lytic lesion; globulin series serum & urine monoclonal positive to gamma; 24 hr electopherurine neg; beginning anemia; BUN off; other small abnormals. Bone survey neg.

Complicated question. I am not going to be able to give you a better answer here - too complicated. You should have had a good discussion with your oncologist about what this all means. If you have a lytic lesion it may be reasonable to obtain biopsy. Read more...
Need second opinion. The criteria for myeloma vs Mgus changed recently but both changes include exact percentages and size of lytic bone lesions. Your data as you summarized are not adequate and since mgus vs multiple myeloma are like dawn and day, you need to be seen and your precise numbers verified. That said, please see hemeonc in centers experienced in myeloma dx,management,and treatment. Read more...