Familial myeloma

Henry T. Lynch, Kelly Ferrara, Bart Barlogie, Elizabeth A. Coleman, Jane F. Lynch, Dennis Weisenburger, Warren Sanger, Patrice Watson, Henry Nipper, Vinetta Witt, Stephan Thomé

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Abstract

We describe a family with five cases of multiple myeloma, three cases of monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS), and five cases of prostate cancer in two generations. The putative progenitor had progeny with two female partners. The progeny had prostate cancer, multiple myeloma, and MGUS.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)152-157
Number of pages6
JournalNew England Journal of Medicine
Volume359
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 10 2008

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    Lynch, H. T., Ferrara, K., Barlogie, B., Coleman, E. A., Lynch, J. F., Weisenburger, D., Sanger, W., Watson, P., Nipper, H., Witt, V., & Thomé, S. (2008). Familial myeloma. New England Journal of Medicine, 359(2), 152-157. https://doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa0708704