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plasma cell tumors

Wednesday 1 August 2012, by admin

plasma cell neoplasms

Types (OMS, 2008)

- monoclonal gammapathy of undetermined significance (MGUS)
- plasma cell myeloma

  • classic plasma cell myeloma
  • asymptomatic myeloma (smoldering myeloma)
  • non-secretory myeloma
  • plasma cell leukemia

- plasmocytoma

  • solitary plasmocytoma of bone
  • extraosseous plasmacytoma (extramedullary plasmocytoma)

- immunoglobulin deposition disease

  • primary amyloidosis
  • systemic light and heavy chain deposition disease

- osteosclerotic lyeloma in POEMS syndrome