Fast Five Quiz: Are You Prepared to Confront Multiple Myeloma?

Emmanuel C Besa, MD; Dhaval Shah, MD


March 09, 2017

MGUS is seen in 2%-3% of the elderly white population and is defined by the presence of three criteria:

  • Serum monoclonal M protein (M-protein) concentration < 3 g/dL

  • Bone marrow plasma cell concentration < 10%

  • No evidence of end organ damage

For more on the etiology of multiple myeloma, read here.


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