Cancer Information Center
Lytic lesions are the areas of bone damage that have been caused by these cancerous plasma cells that are growing in the bone marrow. Lytic lesions are also known as bone lesions or osteolytic lesions. Learn about the causes of multiple myeloma bone pain and it treatment.
Life expectancy of patients with multiple myeloma has improved significantly in the last decade. Read on to know more.
The last decade has seen a lot of advancement in the treatment of multiple myeloma, thus improving the survival of the patients.
Multiple myeloma has two staging systems, namely, international staging system and Durie-Salmon staging system.
However, as effective as chemotherapy is, there are many side effects of this cancer treatment. There are some types of chemotherapy medications that also cause your immune system to become weak, leaving you susceptible to many types of infections. Today we look at some tips on how you can boost your immune system during chemo.