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NCCN Guidelines for Patients™: Multiple Myeloma
Version 1.2012
Part 1: About pancreatic cancer
T ble of c ntents
How to use this booklet
Part 1 – About multiple myeloma
Explains the growth, spread, and symptoms
of multiple myeloma.
Part 2 – Overview of cancer tests
Describes the suggested tests in Part 5 used
to plan treatment.
Part 3 – Treatments for myeloma
and its symptoms
Describes the suggested treatments in Part 5 for
multiple myeloma and the symptoms caused by
the cancer.
Part 4 – Clinical trials
Explains a type of research that may be a
treatment option.
Part 5 – A step-by-step treatment guide
Presents the recommended course of action from
diagnosis to after cancer treatment.
Part 6 – Beyond cancer treatment
Highlights important challenges other than
cancer treatment.
Part 7 – Accepting a treatment plan
Offers information to help you get a good
treatment plan.
Part 8 – Dictionary
The definitions of medical and other terms
are listed.
Credits
Index
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