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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Worried about possible cancer?

    Please post on the worried about possible cancer forum. http://www.cancerforums.net/forums/5...ossible-Cancer...

    Started by Didee, 09-04-2013 12:24 AM
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  1. Bone marrow biopsy 80% Plasma cells.

    My husband, SteveT, was diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma in 2004. His bone marrow biopsy at that time was 60%. He was treated with Thalidomide and...

    Started by MarciaT, 07-23-2014 03:45 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    10-11-2014 07:07 AM Go to last post
  2. Multiple Myeloma - End Stage

    My mother lost her battle with Multiple Myeloma last Monday. Over the past few years I had been looking around for information about what to expect....

    Started by gurpreets, 10-09-2014 11:04 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    10-09-2014 12:17 PM Go to last post
  3. mother of 8 in icu- desperate and looking for optipns

    My mothers right now is hospitalized at Northwestern in Chicago, Illinois she has been battling multiple myeloma for 2+ years now. A year ago it had...

    Started by hassanfamily10, 07-18-2014 05:29 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    07-20-2014 08:55 PM Go to last post
  4. multiple myeloma relapsed - treat with Velcade need your advise

    Hello My Mom is 73, diagnosed multiple myeloma in 2014. she was treated with: V.A.D + steroid + radiation spinal column )D2 after that she got...

    Started by hilitli, 02-14-2014 12:24 PM
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    06-12-2014 05:43 PM Go to last post
  5. Revlamid - did you take 25 miligram?

    Hello, Unfortunately, after 8 weeks of Velcade, the neuropathy become very bad to me momís legs and the doctor must stop the treatment. She move...

    Started by hilitli, 05-25-2014 12:06 PM
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  6. CRP and ESR

    Hi there, Just wondering if anyone recalls having normal CRP or ESR at time of diagnosis?

    Started by Angela777, 05-23-2014 03:29 PM
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  7. Dad has to go into hospice

    Dad has been told he has to go into a hospice sooner rather then later, and we really not sure how long a person is in a hospice before it is the...

    Started by Christhecatwoman, 05-19-2014 10:05 AM
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    05-20-2014 04:38 AM Go to last post
  8. Mayo Clinic clears woman's Multiple Myeloma

    Hello everyone, I'm jumping over for a moment from the Prostate Cancer forum to relate some exciting news I just saw a few minutes ago on the Fox...

    Started by HighlanderCFH, 05-16-2014 12:25 AM
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    05-16-2014 01:01 AM Go to last post
  9. Husband newly diagnosised with MM

    Hi everyone My husband has only be diagnosised with MM in the last 3 months so all is still very new and confusing any help and guidance would be...

    Started by Kweenie, 05-13-2014 01:05 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    05-14-2014 05:41 AM Go to last post
  10. Smile Caregiver Of Husband That Has Multiple Myeloma

    Hi, I am a newbie to Cancer Forums. I joined this Forum because my husband has been diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma about 4 months ago. I am...

    Started by Smmr1321, 04-24-2014 03:33 AM
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    04-24-2014 05:51 AM Go to last post
  11. Myeloma

    Hi everyone, My brother has just received the terrible news he has stage three myeloma. I had never heard of this type of cancer. He had a heart...

    Started by Pereira, 04-24-2014 12:23 AM
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    04-24-2014 05:41 AM Go to last post
  12. Water Retention after bone marrow transplant

    Anyone have problems with water retention in the legs after being terribly ill for an extended period of time? My mother is recovering from a bone...

    Started by Sparkleyes505, 08-14-2007 01:19 AM
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    04-06-2014 07:44 PM Go to last post
  13. Recently Diagonosed

    Please help. I was diagnosed with multiple myeloma on March 4th and have received by 5th injection of Valcade today. I am having other issues and...

    Started by overhomeguy, 04-02-2014 01:59 AM
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  14. Why not stop chemo and seek alternative treatment?

    My mother was diagnosed with multiple myeloma about two months ago, after not getting over the flu. She had renal failure. Now she is on chemo and...

    Started by Geremia, 03-28-2014 09:33 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    03-29-2014 09:46 PM Go to last post
  15. Catheter tube for noctural dialysis in MM patient who had renal failure.

    My mother with MM recently had a catheter surgically placed into her stomach so she can do dialysis in her sleep, and the chemo is only getting rid...

    Started by Geremia, 03-28-2014 09:32 PM
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  16. Dad with MM

    December 2012, my dad started complaining about a sore back. Countless visits to the family doctor, chiropractor, even the emergency room and nobody...

    Started by lola16, 03-25-2014 03:02 AM
    • Replies: 3
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    03-26-2014 11:13 PM Go to last post
  17. new member diagnosed with multiple myeloma

    hello, I am a 39 year old mother of 2 boys that was diagnosed today with Multiple Myeloma. I had severe rib pain that started a few months ago. ...

    Started by comfort, 01-15-2014 12:04 AM
    • Replies: 3
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    03-20-2014 03:19 PM Go to last post
  18. Can someone describe end stage myeloma for me?

    My 89 yr old dad has MM and is progressing to end stages. Can anyone out there tell me what to expect? Broken bones, kidney failure, ??? Drs say he...

    Started by katieseattle, 01-20-2011 11:33 PM
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  19. velcade: is it reallly an option?

    My father has gone through thalidomide- dex and now is on melphalan- prednisone. Doctors say if this last treatment fails they want to put him on...

    Started by aniluRC, 08-09-2013 07:53 PM
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    01-23-2014 10:56 AM Go to last post
  20. Question Grandad just diagnosed I want to prepare my boys but he won't confide in us yet....

    Hi it's been very useful reading blogs from everyone thanks for sharing, a little scary but I think I've learnt more on here than from my...

    Started by Bam bam, 10-04-2013 08:41 AM
    • Replies: 6
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    12-03-2013 03:38 AM Go to last post
  21. Unhappy My Fiance had some tests done.. i am really worried about MM. Can someone clarify?

    Hi Guys, My Fiance has had arm pain for some time, been for Rheumatoid test and came back positive. Her RM Factor is 10. I would like to know...

    Started by ReThan, 09-19-2013 11:12 AM
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    09-19-2013 11:12 AM Go to last post
  22. MM Diagnosis - Patient has dementia

    Wondered if anyone has experience with a MM diagnosis when the patient is over 80 and has aphasia and mind/moderate dimentia. My sister and I care...

    Started by Molokai06, 09-12-2013 11:34 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    09-12-2013 03:10 PM Go to last post
  23. My dad's story with MM

    It is a sad story but I feel the need to share it with you in case our experience can be helpful to someone. My dad (66) started with pain in both...

    Started by aniluRC, 08-10-2013 03:48 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    08-10-2013 03:48 PM Go to last post
  24. Hi I'm CW a newly wed my husband within a year was diagnosed w/Stage 3 Multiple M

    Our 2 years together, November 2011 George was very sick out of the blue and went to visit the Veterans Hospital, on several different occasions they...

    Started by ladyjay91, 05-20-2013 08:00 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    07-10-2013 04:03 PM Go to last post
  25. End Stage Myeloma - What to Expect???

    I'll start with the positive side of my story. My Dad (67yo) was diagnosed with MM in early 2002 and following some chemo and a stem cell transplant...

    Started by MandyMoo, 02-06-2008 05:07 AM
    • Replies: 15
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    07-09-2013 09:22 PM Go to last post
  26. Wink Hi guys I'm a newbie just been told that my spep test was abnormal, need advice :)

    Hi guys I'm a newbie just been told that my spep test was abnormal, small monoclonal IgG Lambda paraprotein band of 3g/L in the mid gamma region....

    Started by Ros, 06-25-2013 11:33 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    07-09-2013 05:55 PM Go to last post
  27. Controling Revlimid Side Effects With Benadryl

    My husband's M-Spike has started to creep back up three and a half years after stem cell transplant. His Dr. has put him back on 25mg of revlimid...

    Started by floret, 06-05-2013 03:20 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    06-05-2013 03:33 AM Go to last post
  28. Nana has been given 2 weeks to 1 month

    Hi, so I'm very new to someone who I am close to dying. I have this thing where if I don't know something I read about it. I cant read about this in...

    Started by Anna1989, 05-25-2013 06:18 AM
    • Replies: 2
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    05-30-2013 05:56 PM Go to last post
  29. My husband's MM story

    My husband went to the Dr thinking he had a plugged tear duct in August 2009. I just buried him on May 20, 2010. The Doctor that saw him tried to...

    Started by sassysauls, 05-29-2010 03:00 AM
    • Replies: 5
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    05-21-2013 02:36 PM Go to last post
  30. Mt Dad's Journey

    I'm new to this forum and after exploring a bit I feel that I can speak here. I need to tell my dad's story to someone who can understand. My dad was...

    Started by rtussing, 04-23-2013 02:14 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    04-23-2013 02:44 AM Go to last post
  31. Need help with lumbar support brace for MM patient

    Hello, For a patient with multiple lesions in the back(lower and upper spine), I am looking for a support brace that is comfortable as well as...

    Started by maddog30, 04-21-2013 11:20 PM
    • Replies: 0
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  32. Stage two

    My mom was diagnosed with stage two MM her doctor told her last month with no treatment she had about a year, now he is saying she doesn't need...

    Started by Tambo, 03-21-2013 10:55 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    03-23-2013 10:44 PM Go to last post
  33. Multiple Myeloma

    My mom is 78 and was diagnosed with MM over two years ago. The Doctors have told her that chemo is no longer working and she just got done with...

    Started by roxygirl, 02-13-2013 03:27 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    02-13-2013 03:57 AM Go to last post
  34. Multiple myeloma, smoldering

    What treatment can be done at an early stage or is it w&w?

    Started by Blu, 09-08-2012 01:35 AM
    • Replies: 7
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    12-28-2012 12:34 AM Go to last post
  35. Diagnosing MM.....

    Hi there, I have been going through several drs - getting past onto one to the next and all druing this my family dr of 25 years retired so now...

    Started by Quincypp, 10-22-2012 06:41 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    12-26-2012 04:02 AM Go to last post
  36. Is this MM?

    Hi, I've been having vague, mysterious symptoms for about a year now and my Neurologist I'm seeing just by chance ran this test and here are the...

    Started by Ryan246, 11-06-2012 02:38 PM
    • Replies: 7
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    11-12-2012 11:56 PM Go to last post
  37. Multiple Myeloma/Heart Attack

    New to this site, kind of bummed that I found it so late. My dad "died" of multiple myeloma this past Jan he was 68, was diagnosed with MM(Stage 3)...

    Started by YRH, 06-05-2011 11:47 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    11-06-2012 09:47 PM Go to last post
  38. Current Australian clinical trilas in MM

    Hi all Even if you live outside of Australia take a look at these trials as most of them are international ...

    Started by ChemoMan, 10-29-2012 11:20 AM
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  39. multiple myeloma ugh..

    Cancer at 31: The day I was told I had the "C" word was the most life changing day forever... The world stopped then started rotating in the...

    Started by jillyrenee, 04-19-2012 01:06 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    10-13-2012 01:12 PM Go to last post
  40. Question Just give it to me straight....

    Hi, my name is Janice. I've been reading through the posts on Multiple Myeloma. My mother was diagnosed 5 months ago (Feb. 2012). When I asked the...

    Started by JaniceK, 07-08-2012 06:39 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    10-13-2012 03:08 AM Go to last post
  41. Experiencing the end: Our perspective

    Hey all, I've been following the MM channel shortly after I was told my father was diagnosed and confirmed as a multiple myeloma patient. I've...

    Started by Benevolence, 08-24-2012 05:52 AM
    • Replies: 2
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    09-02-2012 05:06 AM Go to last post
  42. Kyprolis (carfilzomib) Approved USA

    : Kyprolis for Injection Receives Accelerated Approval from FDA for Advanced Multiple Myeloma Allie Wickman Benzinga Multiple Myeloma Research...

    Started by lancepeace, 07-20-2012 07:00 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,423
    07-25-2012 07:02 PM Go to last post
  43. Experience with cytoxan?

    My mother was diagnosed with smoldering multiple myeloma IGG-KAPPA about 18 months ago. She is 70 years old, and before the diagnosis was very...

    Started by sigur, 07-21-2012 07:28 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,357
    07-21-2012 07:28 PM Go to last post
  44. New and scared: M-spike with high sed rate and high crp

    The more research you do the scarier it seems to get. Waiting is the hardest part. I am a 31 yr old female med student. i have been having major...

    Started by eyesinthesky13, 07-19-2012 02:13 AM
    • Replies: 0
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    07-19-2012 02:13 AM Go to last post
  45. Hi

    New here after learning on the weekend that my 75yo dad has MM. So just starting my journey into finding out all I can. He lives on the other side of...

    Started by highriverhick, 06-26-2012 08:33 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,494
    06-27-2012 03:12 AM Go to last post
  46. Please help, am I being lied to?

    So, my father wasn't around for most of my life. In fact, we haven't really spoken since he stole my $120,000 inheritance and ditched my 97 year old...

    Started by firenearth, 03-30-2012 03:11 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    06-04-2012 12:05 AM Go to last post
  47. Possible reasons for stopping medication?

    Hi. My father was diagnosed with MM six months ago and he has been undergoing chemo throughout that time. He has just had his review and they have...

    Started by NewStart, 05-03-2012 03:36 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,159
    05-03-2012 03:36 PM Go to last post
  48. Revlimid

    How many cycles of Revlimid/Dex are people doing? Is anyone taking it as maintenance therapy without an end in sight? My father has been taking...

    Started by nk1010, 04-21-2012 03:14 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,383
    04-21-2012 03:14 AM Go to last post
  49. Myeloma?

    Hi I have been having numerous tests to find the cause of some gastro problems and change in bowel habits, I got a letter this week saying I was...

    Started by flame, 04-04-2012 07:41 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 3,992
    04-12-2012 07:51 AM Go to last post
  50. Multiple Myeloma - Broken Femur

    Hello. I am sorry that your dad is having problems. I have moved your post to its own thread so it will hopefully get more attention. I can not...

    Started by Didee, 04-09-2012 02:47 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,202
    04-09-2012 02:47 AM Go to last post

 

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