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Multiple Myeloma [electronic book]: Diagnosis and Treatment

Morie A. Gertz, S. Vincent Rajkumar, editors
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
New York : Springer, [2013?]
Language
English
ISBN
9781461485209, 1461485207, 9781461485193
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Summary
This is a comprehensive, state-of-the-art guide to the diagnosis, treatment, and biology of multiple myeloma and related plasma disorders. The book addresses often overlooked topics, including the role of radiation therapy, vertebral augmentation, and supportive care.
Contents
  • 1. Criteria for Diagnosis and Response
  • 2. Detection of M proteins
  • 3. Pathology Of Multiple Myeloma
  • 4. Pathogenesis of Multiple Myeloma
  • 5. Staging of Multiple Myeloma
  • 6. Molecular Classification and Risk Stratification
  • 7. Monoclonal Gammopathies of Undetermined Significance and Smoldering Multiple Myeloma
  • 8. Treatment of Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma
  • 9. Approach to Relapsed Refractory Myeloma
  • 10. Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation in the?Management of Multiple Myeloma
  • 11. Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation
  • 12. New Agents For Multiple Myeloma
  • 13. Biological Therapy for Multiple Myeloma
  • 14. Management of Treatment Complications and Supportive Care
  • 15. POEMS Syndrome (Takatsuki Syndrome)
  • 16. Solitary Plasmacytoma
  • 17. Myeloma Bone Disease
  • 18. Vertebral Augmentation
  • 19. The Role of Radiation Therapy in the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma, Plasmacytoma and Other Plasma Cell Disorders
  • 20. Neurologic Complications of Myeloma
  • 21. Myeloma Cast Nephropathy
  • 22. Amyloidosis
  • 23. IgM Multiple Myeloma
  • 24. Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia.
Description
1 online resource (xi, 311 pages) : illustrations (some color); digital.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Available online as viewed 11/14/2013
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