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back to our previous conversation, about the MGUS vs Smoldering vs active Myeloma. The BMB results are coming up on Monday but according to the newest guideline for these plasma diseases it is already… read more
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Doconc, So sorry to bother you, just when you thought you'd gotten rid of me. But, it just occurred to me: if 3+ means 30% stained dark, that means that 70% of the tumor could have weak estrogen posit… read more
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My serum IgG is 1841, IgA 50, IgM 24. M-spike 1.4. My
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My serum IgG is 1841, IgA 50, IgM 24. M-spike 1.4. My
My serum IgG is 1841, IgA 50, IgM 24. M-spike 1.4. My urinalysis My serum IgG is 1841, IgA 50, IgM 24. M-spike 1.4. My urinalysis shows M-spike % 31.4 and mg/24hr as 40. Bence-Jones proteins present. … read more
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I wasn't sure who to direct my question to and since I read
I wasn't sure who to direct my question to and since I read something about hematologist/oncoloy I decided to ask you. What types of illnesses can cause your bone marrow to send out too many antibodie… read more
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What does the following mean/diagnosis; CD2 83%, CD3 77%,
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I have smoldering myeloma with 17% abnormal plasma cells in
I have smoldering myeloma with 17% abnormal plasma cells in my bone marrow. My free light chains are at 467 and the l/k ratio is 80. I have just started IV Zometa 1x a month. I would like to get ahead… read more
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I have a total protein of 9.6 The high protein is being
I have a total protein of 9.6 The high protein is being generated by a IGM Kappa Monoclonal Protein determined by IE. The reading before IE was underta***** *****sted as approximately 2.47 G/DL Monocl… read more
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I recently had a bone marrow aspiration/biopsy and the
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Should I be very concerned if I have an abnormal protein
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I had blood work done and they said the diagnosis is
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I am a 56 yo male with a recent history of monoclonal
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I would like to decipher a certain statement from my BMP and
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If I have been diagnosed with smoldering myeloma with plasma
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I was given a diagnosis of smoldering myeloma but would like
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