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How Much Do You Know About Myeloma Treatments?

Updated on December 29, 2020
Medically reviewed by
Todd Gersten, M.D.
Article written by
Kelly Crumrin

If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, treatments are available. Take our quiz to find out how much you know about multiple myeloma.

At the end of the quiz, you'll find a link to our printable Doctor Discussion Guide for tips on how to talk to your doctor about your treatment goals and preferences.

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Todd Gersten, M.D. is a hematologist-oncologist at the Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute in Wellington, Florida. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Learn more about him here.
Kelly Crumrin is a senior editor at MyHealthTeam and leads the creation of content that educates and empowers people with chronic illnesses. Learn more about her here.

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