Symptomatic Multiple Myeloma

When present, symptoms of multiple myeloma may be vague and similar to those of other conditions. Some myeloma symptoms are more common than others, and less common symptoms may be the result of complications that may occur. Treatment of symptomatic multiple myeloma includes immediate treatment with myeloma drugs, bisphosphonates for patients with bone loss, and options for clinical trials.

The characteristics of symptomatic multiple myeloma include the following: