What is the role of anticoagulation therapy in the treatment of multiple myeloma?

Updated: Aug 14, 2019
  • Author: Sara J Grethlein, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Thrombosis

Anticoagulation is advised in patients receiving either thalidomide or lenalidomide regimens, due to the high incidence of venous thrombosis observed. [52]


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