Can my myeloma protein slightly increase after an autologous stem cell transplant (ASCT)?

 

In this week’s video, Dr. Brian GM Durie explains why myeloma protein spikes after an ASCT are most likely not cause for alarm.

BOTTOM LINE:
 If your myeloma protein spikes after ASCT, monitor closely and test further.

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