I Have Multiple Myeloma

A Multiple Myeloma anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Multiple Myeloma. You're not alone. 26 People

    Awaiting Results

         I had a giant wake-up call when I went to my Dr. to review my lab findings. I had originally gone to him for rib and back pain. He said my labs indicated anemia and my tProtien and Globulin were high. There were others right on the borderline. He has...
    Boomergem Boomergem
    5 Responses Aug 19, 2009

    Let me start by saying

    that I DO NOT have MM, but have been touched by a handful of people that do. I had the pleasure of racing Ironman Lake Placid 2014 this past July as part of the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation Racing Team while fundraising for this awesome organization in support of the...
    2censored 2censored
    46-50, M
    1 Response Oct 13, 2014

    My Myeloma So Far.

    Hi my name is Paul, I was diagnosed with myeloma just before my 30th birthday in April 2008, initial treatment was VAD chemotherapy and an autogenic stem cell transplant which bought me about a year remission. Since relapse I tried thalidomide (didn't work) and then went onto...
    Heretic78 Heretic78
    31-35, M
    4 Responses Mar 22, 2011

    I had a preliminary diagnosis on Monday 7 April

    2014. The diagnosis was confirmed on Wednesday 9 April 2014 after having the results of electrophoreses on blood and urine samples. It is Stage 2. I have a compression fracture at T8 and a "hole" in the right femur. I began chemotherapy on Thursday 10 April as follows...
    MathandPhysics MathandPhysics
    41-45, M
    Apr 12, 2014

    Hello : )

    Hi! My name is ED I am 49, I am a Christian, and have been blessed with a wonderful family and many friends. In the spring of 2010 I was diagnosed with multiple myeloma. My oncologist believes that I had had it for at least a year. I believe it was longer because of injuries to...
    specialedjr specialedjr
    3 Responses Jan 29, 2011


    I am 53 and was diagnosed 11 years ago. For the first time in years my B12 has gone down. My cells are enlarged. I can't sleep. I see my doctor tomorrow.
    Ceci1958 Ceci1958
    2 Responses Jun 20, 2012

    Multiple Myeloma Or Myelofibrosis

    I have an ongoing journal on Blogger.    http//myvirtualwindow.blogspot.com/          My Virtual Window   I was in search of a site where I could blog and share on the issues of interest to me. ...
    Bgee Bgee
    66-70, F
    Aug 2, 2010

    I Am 58 And Have Multiple Myeloma

    I was just diagnosed and am a bit scrared..I don't know what to expect.  I believe I'm in the earlier stages....no problems with my bones yet.I would like to  hear from others that have this disease and see how you are handling it!I really am mafraid of the chemo...and so far...
    pooky2 pooky2
    3 Responses May 7, 2012

    Multiple Myeloma I

    I was diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma (a rare blood cancer of the plasma cells), in March 2007 and have since undergone bone marrow biopsies, chemotherapy and stem cell transplant. I am now one year post transplant. My hair has grown back and have 3-monthly follow-ups at...
    cfallishale cfallishale
    4 Responses May 17, 2009

    I Have Mutiple Myeloma 5 Years Now. How About You? How Long?

    I have multiple myeloma, this December will be 5 years since diagnosis. I was 42 at the time. At diagnosis, Dec 2007, I was quickly put on Thalidomide and Dexamethasone, my levels came down very quickly and in the summer of 2008 I had a auto transplant. It was pretty successful...
    OregonMike OregonMike
    46-50, M
    1 Response Oct 31, 2012
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