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Does personalized medicine apply to diagnosis of typical conditions like multiple myeloma? What tests are needed?

Absolutely. Yes, absolutely . Molecular analysis with different methods are done to find some specific molecular markers/genes abnormality- this can be obtained from bone marrow and peripheral blood. This helps us in prognostication as well as in selecting medication. Read more...
Personalized not new. Medicine has always been personalized. We have personalized based on age, disease, co-morbidities (other medical problems), preferences, etc. We can now personalize more with molecular tests and a larger quiver of therapeutic arrows. Many tests are needed for myeloma (mm) which may include: bone marrow biopsy, blood tests (spep, flc, b2m, cbc, cmp, etc), pet, mri, etc. Talk to your cancer doc. Read more...

What are some homeopathic remedies for multiple myeloma?

None specific for MM. For multiple myeloma, you need to work with a hematologist-oncologist. Homeopathy is a whole different way of addressing imbalance ; helps @ deeper level. You'll need an experienced homeopathic doctor who's also able to communicate clearly with your other physicians. Homeopathic remedies are prescribed for the specific individual rather than the pathologic diagnosis -- 3000-4000 are possible. Read more...