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Update on Multiple Myeloma

Edited by Khalid Ahmed Al-Anazi

King Fahad Specialist Hospital

This book is a comprehensive overview of the recent developments in the clinical and research fields of multiple myeloma. It is divided into three main sections that cover a wide range of topics, including: epidemiology and pathogenesis of the disease, genetic targets and pathways, resistance to novel therapies, angiogenesis and anti-angiogenesis, hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, role of radiology and radiotherapy in myeloma, infectious complications, and management of multiple myeloma in resource-poor countries.

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Update on Multiple MyelomaEdited by Khalid Ahmed Al-Anazi

Published: February 20th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.72220

ISBN: 978-1-78985-218-9

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-217-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-028-7

Copyright year: 2019

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1. Introductory Chapter: Multiple Myeloma in the Era of Novel Therapeutics

By Khalid Ahmed Al-Anazi


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2. Epidemiology of Multiple Myeloma

By Rafael Ríos-Tamayo, Dolores Sánchez Rodríguez, Yoe-Ling Chang- Chan and María-José Sánchez Pérez


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3. Therapeutic Targets and Signaling Pathways for Diagnosis of Myeloma

By Zeeshan Ansar Ahmed, Ashgar Nasir, Muhammad Shariq Shaikh, Tariq Moatter and Afshan Asghar Rasheed


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4. Resistance Mechanisms to Novel Therapies in Myeloma

By Craig T. Wallington-Beddoe and Douglas W. Coghlan


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5. Angiogenesis and Antiangiogenesis in Multiple Myeloma

By Roberto Ria, Antonio Solimando, Assunta Melaccio, Azzurra Sportelli and Angelo Vacca


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6. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in Multiple Myeloma in the Era of Novel Therapies

By Khalid Ahmed Al-Anazi


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7. The Role of Radiology and Radiotherapy for Multiple Myeloma

By Milda Rudzianskiene, Viktoras Rudzianskas, Ruta Dambrauskiene and Rolandas Gerbutavicius


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8. Infections in Patients with Multiple Myeloma in the Era of Novel Agents and Stem Cell Therapies

By Asma M. Al-Jasser and Khalid Ahmed Al-Anazi


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9. Management of Multiple Myeloma in Developing Countries

By Ogbonna Collins Nwabuko


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