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Multiple Myeloma – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatments

While myeloma, also known as multiple myeloma, is a relatively rare form of cancer, more than 32,000 new cases are expected to be diagnosed in the United States in 2019. Roughly 13,000 individuals will lose their lives to myeloma. Multiple myeloma is a form of blood cancer that is typically linked to lymphoma and leukemia. It is also incurable, which makes being diagnosed with it that much more frightening. Learn more about the symptoms and stage of myeloma as well as some of the treatments currently available.