How Do You Tell If You're in Remission?

In this week’s video, Dr. Brian G.M. Durie explains what remission is and how to tell whether or not you are in remission as a myeloma patient

BOTTOM LINE:
Remission is achieved when at least a 50% improvement in the myeloma protein level is sustained over time.

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IMF Chairman and Co-Founder Brian G.M. Durie, MD welcomes your questions about the latest myeloma treatments, research, controversies and quality of life issues. If you have a question you think might be of interest to the myeloma community, please send to [email protected]

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Image of Dr. Brian G.M. DurieDr. Brian G.M. Durie serves as Chairman of the International Myeloma Foundation and serves on its Scientific Advisory Board. Additionally, he is Chairman of the IMF's International Myeloma Working Group, a consortium of nearly 200 myeloma experts from around the world. Dr. Durie also leads the IMF’s Black Swan Research Initiative®.

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