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Myeloma kidney: improving clinical outcomes?

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Renal impairment is a common complication of multiple myeloma, affecting 20% to 40% of new cases (depending on the definition). Most cases are mild and easily reversible, but it may manifest as severe acute renal injury requiring dialysis. Renal impairment is associated with a large tumor mass and consequently confers a poor prognosis. The prognosis of myeloma has improved with the introduction of novel agents and autologous stem cell transplantation. These improvements appear to apply equall...

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10.1053/j.ackd.2012.03.001

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Author
Journal:
Advances in chronic kidney disease More from this journal
Volume:
19
Issue:
5
Pages:
342-351
Publication date:
2012-09-01
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EISSN:
1548-5609
ISSN:
1548-5595
Language:
English
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pubs:349982
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uuid:0a272e68-08bc-4c3c-adb0-0ab3b55b6e38
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pubs:349982
Source identifiers:
349982
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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