IN THE NEWS: Multiple myeloma infection risk - What to know

Patient Power

Multiple myeloma (MM) patients usually have an increased risk of infection due to their immune system and low white blood cell counts. Jeffrey Zonder, M.D., hematologist and medical oncologist, leader of the Multiple Myeloma and Amyloidosis Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) and member of the Hematology Oncology MDT at Karmanos, explains the types of infections that can occur among MM patients, why this happens and what MM patients need to be mindful of when trying to avoid infection.

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