Category Archives for Pre-Myeloma

Multiple Myeloma Cancer Coaching- Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma w/ MGUS

“The results showed that curcumin strongly inhibited proliferation of Raji cells, (lymphoma) for Raji cells was 22.8 +/- 1.82 micromol/L and curcumin induced Raji cell apoptosis in a time- and dose-dependent

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Monoclonal Gammopathy of Undetermined Significance (MGUS) and HPV

What Does It Mean for MGUS and HPV to be “Associated?” Actionable Non-Toxic Therapy is For the Pre-Myeloma Patient- The study linked and excerpted below cites a small study of MGUS patients,

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MGUS-IgG Kappa Diagnosis and Freaked Out!

The rate of transformation of monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significancer (MGUS) to MM or other lymphoproliferative diseases is 1% per year Dear Cancer Coach- I have Monoclonal Gammopathy of Undetermined

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Risk of Progression for Smoldering Multiple Myeloma is Reduced…at what cost?

“Lenalidomide (Revlimid) induced a 72% reduction in the risk of progression to symptomatic disease in patients with smoldering multiple myeloma at 3 years” The challenge with pre-myeloma, Monoclonal

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Monoclonal Gammopathy of Undetermined Significance (MGUS) Nerve Pain

Peripheral Neuropathy (PN) as Symptom of Monoclonal Gammopathy of Undetermined Significance (MGUS) Monoclonal Gammmopathy of Undetermined Significance at a glance- click the illustration below: Diagnostic

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MGUS, PPI’s, Barrett’s Esophagus and Bone Health

Esophageal involvement (barrett’s esophagus) by multiple myelomas is uncommon in the English literature. Here we report an extremely rare involvement in MM/MGUS Hi David- I was diagnosed with Barrett’s

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Smoldering Multiple Myeloma-Delay Treatment Until Progression!

“…there exists no evidence to suggest that early intervention in Soldering Multiple Myeloma, even when limited to patients at highest risk of progression to active MM, leads to improved overall

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MGUS Increases the Risk of Blood Clots

Monoclonal Gammopathy of Undetermined Significance- Asymptomatic, Pre-Myeloma Blood Disorder that can Increase Susceptibility to Deep Vein Thrombosis aka Blood Clots Have you been diagnosed with Monoclonal

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Pesticide Use Increases Risk of MGUS (Pre-Myeloma)

“Among study participants older than 50 years, 38 were found to have MGUS, (pre-myeloma) yielding a prevalence of 6.8% It might be cold comfort but pesticide use increases the risk of Multiple Myeloma

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Slow Smoldering Myeloma Progression

Recent studies have shown that early treatment of smoldering myeloma may delay or prevent the progression into full-blown disease, and researchers have been looking for effective treatments to use in these

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