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American Cancer Society - What is Multiple Myeloma?

Updated: Mar 8


American Cancer Society - What is Multiple Myeloma?

 American Cancer Society - What is Multiple Myeloma?

What is Multiple Myeloma?


If you have multiple myeloma or are close to someone who does, knowing what to expect can help you cope. Here you can find out all about multiple myeloma, including risk factors, symptoms, how it is found, and how it is treated.

About Multiple Myeloma-Get an overview of multiple myeloma and the latest key statistics in the US.

Causes, Risk Factors, and Prevention-Learn about the risk factors for multiple myeloma and if there are things you can do that might help lower your risk.

Early Detection, Diagnosis, and Staging-Know the signs and symptoms of multiple myeloma. Find out how multiple myeloma is tested for, diagnosed, and staged.

Treating Multiple Myeloma-If you’ve been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, your cancer care team will discuss your treatment options with you. It’s important that you think carefully about each of your choices. Weigh the benefits of each treatment option against the possible risks and side effects.

After Treatment-Get information about how to live well after multiple myeloma treatment and make decisions about next steps.

Learn more: https://www.cancer.org/cancer/multiple-myeloma.html

Learn more: https://www.cancer.org/cancer/multiple-myeloma/if-you-have-multiple-myeloma.html (Easy reading)






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