Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Myeloma Outlook

What to expect with multiple myeloma:

  • The outlook for multiple myeloma varies from person to person.
  • The average life expectancy is 3 years.

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Last Updated: Jun 3, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Myeloma References
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