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My grandfather has multiple myeloma. His kidneys failed.

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My grandfather has multiple myeloma. His kidneys failed. However, he is on dialysis and his numbers have improved after receiving chemo. His CRAB is better except for kidneys and his M-spike is down to 1.5. Does he have a chance to live a few years?
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Hello, this is Dr. David. I have read your question and I'm ready to help.
yes, he has a chance to live
no one can know how long he can live for.
hopefully his numbers will continue to improve. it sounds like his multiple myeloma treatment is working to bring down his M protein levels.
let me know if you have questions.
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