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What is non-secretory myeloma?

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Some people with multiple myeloma don't make enough M proteins or light chains for tests to show they have it. This is called non-secretory myeloma. A bone marrow biopsy can help diagnose this type of myeloma.

From: Types of Multiple Myeloma WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

American Cancer Society: "What is Multiple Myeloma?"

American Society of Clinical Oncology: "Multiple Myeloma-Stages."

Canadian Cancer Society: "Types of Multiple Myeloma," “Multiple myeloma.”

Myeloma Crowd: "Types of Multiple Myeloma."

The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation.

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on September 16, 2018

SOURCES:

American Cancer Society: "What is Multiple Myeloma?"

American Society of Clinical Oncology: "Multiple Myeloma-Stages."

Canadian Cancer Society: "Types of Multiple Myeloma," “Multiple myeloma.”

Myeloma Crowd: "Types of Multiple Myeloma."

The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation.

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on September 16, 2018

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