Chapter 27. Myeloma and other Paraproteinaemias

  1. Robert Souhami CBE, MD, FRCP, FRCR, F Med Sci1 and
  2. Jeffrey Tobias MA (Cantab), MD, FRCP, FRCR2

Published Online: 12 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470994887.ch27

Cancer and its Management, Fifth Edition

Cancer and its Management, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Souhami, R. and Tobias, J. (2005) Myeloma and other Paraproteinaemias, in Cancer and its Management, Fifth Edition, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470994887.ch27

Author Information

  1. 1

    Director of Policy and Communication Cancer Research UK, London UK and Emeritus Professor of Medicine, University College London, London, UK

  2. 2

    Professor of Cancer Medicine University College London, London UK and Consultant in Clinical Oncology, The Meyerstein Institute of Oncology, The Middlesex Hospital, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 14 JUN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405126366

Online ISBN: 9780470994887



  • myeloma;
  • immunoglobulin abnormalities;
  • solitary plasmacytoma;
  • monoclonal gammopathy;
  • macroglobulinaemia


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Myeloma

  • Solitary Plasmacytoma

  • Monoclonal Gammopathy of Unknown Significance

  • Macroglobulinaemia

  • Waldenström's Macroglobulinaemia [27]

  • Heavy Chain Diseases

  • References

  • Further Reading