What is the role of infection in the etiology of multiple myeloma (MM)?

Updated: Jul 15, 2019
  • Author: Dhaval Shah, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Human herpesvirus 8 (HH8) infection of bone marrow dendritic cells has been found in patients with multiple myeloma and in some patients with MGUS.


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