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a tumor of the bone marrow (usually malignant) composed of cells normally found in bone marrow

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The three types of plasmacytomas--multiple myelomas, solitary plasmacytomas, and extramedullary plasmacytomas--are further classified as either localized (stage I), localized including local lymph nodes (stage II), or generalized (stage III), according to their clinical manifestation.
3) Because each individual clinical course is unpredictable and because the development of multiple myelomas has been observed in 10 to 32% of patients 28 to 36 years later, lifetime follow-up is again mandatory.
An international team of contributors come together to present all clinically relevant aspects of leukemias, lymphomas, and myelomas.
various types of leukemias, lymphomas, and myelomas
NeoRx is developing STR for use with high-dose chemotherapy and stem cell transplantation to treat multiple myeloma and other cancers that arise in or spread to the bone marrow.