Multiple myeloma

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abd Rabou

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Painless skull swelling

Patient Data

Age: 65 years old
Gender: Female
X-ray

Multiple well defined rounded punched out lytic lesions are seen involving the skull vault. The mandible is spared. no significant osteoporosis detected.

Case Discussion

Renal failure was discovered and plasma electrophoresis confirmed the diagnosis.

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Case information

rID: 28896
Case created: 20th Apr 2014
Last edited: 14th Mar 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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