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Myeloma or Multiple Myeloma is a cancer of the plasma cells which are responsible for producing antibodies. In multiple myeloma, collections of abnormal plasma cells accumulate in the bone marrow, where they interfere with the production of normal blood cells. Most cases of myeloma also feature the production of a paraprotein, an abnormal antibody which can cause kidney problems. Bone lesions and hypercalcemia (high calcium levels) are also often encountered.
I had a BMT the first of August and have just started on Revlimid. right now my husband's insurance is paying 100% but he will retire as of January 1 and I am wondering how we are going to be able to pay for this very expensive medication. Also…Continue
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