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Plasma Cell Myeloma (Code C3242)

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Preferred Name: Plasma Cell Myeloma

Definition: A bone marrow-based plasma cell neoplasm characterized by a serum monoclonal protein and skeletal destruction with osteolytic lesions, pathological fractures, bone pain, hypercalcemia, and anemia. Clinical variants include non-secretory myeloma, smoldering myeloma, indolent myeloma, and plasma cell leukemia. (WHO, 2001)

CDISC Definition: A malignant neoplasm of the bone marrow composed of plasma cells.

NCI-GLOSS Definition: A type of cancer that begins in plasma cells (white blood cells that produce antibodies).

Display Name: Multiple Myeloma

Label: Plasma Cell Myeloma

NCI Thesaurus Code: C3242 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0026764  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Kahler disease
Multiple Myeloma
multiple myeloma
Multiple Myeloma/Plasma Cell Myeloma
Myeloma, NOS
Plasma Cell Myeloma
plasma cell myeloma

External Source Codes: 
UMLS CUI C0026764

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
code C3242
Contributing_Source CDISC
Contributing_Source CTEP
Contributing_Source CTRP
ICD-O-3_Code 9732/3
Legacy_Concept_Name Plasma_Cell_Myeloma
Neoplastic_Status Malignant
Semantic_Type Neoplastic Process

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: Yes  


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