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The survival rates for multiple myeloma are 62, 44 and 29 months for stages one, two and three, respectively, according to Cancer.org. Physicians use survival rates for multiple myeloma, a type of cancer that affects pla... More »

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The life expectancy for someone with multiple myeloma depends on the stage of the disease when diagnosed, according to the American Cancer Society. Stage I patients have a median survival rate of 62 months. Stage II pati... More »

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The prognosis for multiple myeloma depends on the stage of the disease at diagnosis using the international staging system; median survival is 62 months for stage 1 multiple myeloma, according to the American Cancer Soci... More »

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The prognosis for multiple myeloma depends on the stage of the disease at diagnosis using the international staging system; median survival is 62 months for stage 1 multiple myeloma, according to the American Cancer Soci... More »

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The exact cause of multiple myeloma is not known as of 2015, states Mayo Clinic. Normally, multiple myeloma begins as a condition called monoclonal gammopathy, or MGUS, which is benign. Approximately 1 percent of people ... More »

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Oncolytic virotherapy used on patients with stage 4 multiple myeloma suggest that, at least for some patients, it is possible to survive stage 4 or “end-stage” multiple myeloma. Mayo Clinic researchers using laboratory-e... More »

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As of September 2014, there is no known cure for multiple myeloma, according to Mayo Clinic. However, there are a number of treatments that can be used to stabilize the condition and slow its progress. These include targ... More »

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