How does minimal residual disease (MRD) testing affect treatment decisions?


In this video, Dr. Brian G.M. Durie explains why MRD-negative status and MRD-positive status are not clear indicators for next steps in a myeloma patient’s treatment.

MRD-testing is not yet recommended for routine testing, yet the results can be reassuring to patients.

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