The poor survival rates of patients with light chain–predominant multiple myeloma are driven by renal injury that may be ameliorated by plasmapheresis and dialysis, US researchers say. In a series of investigations, clinicians at Augusta University, Georgia have shown that the light chain–predominant subgroup comprising 20% of patients with multiple myeloma have higher rates of ...
Poor survival in light chain myeloma may be addressed by preventing renal damage
By Michael Woodhead
1 Sep 2021