Myeloma Risk factors

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Risk Factors

Risk factors of multiple myeloma include:

  • Age: Risk of multiple myeloma increases with age, with most people diagnosed in their mid-60s.
  • History of a monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS): A person with history of MGUS is more likely to develop multiple myeloma.
  • Family history of multiple myeloma: People with family history of Multiple Myeloma faces an increased risk of the disease.

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