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  • Multiple myeloma is cancer of plasma cells in the bone marrow.
  • The abnormal cells reduce the levels of healthy blood cells.
  • Multiple myeloma causes weakening of the bones, anaemia, blood-clotting problems, kidney problems and an increased risk of infection.
  • There is no cure, but the condition can generally be successfully managed.

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Reviewed on: 31-03-2014