What is the mortality and morbidity associated with monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS)?

Updated: Sep 07, 2018
  • Author: Suzanne R Fanning, DO; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Patients with MGUS tend to do well when treated conservatively. [15] Regular surveillance is required to assess for progression to either a lymphoproliferative disorder or to MM. [16] This risk has been quantified at 1% per year. [17]


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