How is multiple myeloma (MM) prevented?

Updated: Sep 30, 2019
  • Author: Dhaval Shah, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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No preventive measures for MM are known. A study by Chang et al found that routine residential ultraviolet radiation exposure may have a protective effect against lymphomagenesis through mechanisms that may be independent of vitamin D. [123]


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