multiple myeloma(MUL-tih-pul MY-eh-LOH-muh)
A type of cancer that begins in plasma cells (white blood cells that produce antibodies). Also called Kahler disease, myelomatosis, and plasma cell myeloma.
Blood cell development. A blood stem cell goes through several steps to become a red blood cell, platelet, or white blood cell.
2008-05-30Multiple Myeloma/Other Plasma Cell Neoplasms Mieloma múltiple y otras neoplasias de células plasmáticas