Treatment FAQs

Over the years, the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) has collected questions from patients like you, who are just starting treatment. Here you will find answers to the most frequently asked questions.
Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation

Classifying Multiple Myeloma

Multiple myeloma is classified into one of three categories. Classification of multiple myeloma is important because immediate disease-directed treatment is needed only for symptomatic myeloma.
Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation

Signs of Relapsed Multiple Myeloma

Multiple myeloma is a type of cancer for which symptoms usually do not appear early. That’s unfortunate because symptoms are what motivate people to seek help. It’s important to understand the difference between signs and symptoms.
Judi Ebbert, PhD, MPH, RN

The Realities of a Stem Cell Transplant

Read Traver Hutchins’ story about what it’s actually like to receive a stem cell transplant and some of his tips that helped him throughout the process.
Lara DeSanto

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