Cutaneous Involvement in Plasma Cell Myeloma: Report of a Case

  • Farid Kosari Mail Department of Pathology, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences,Tehran, Iran.
  • Hiva Saffar Department of Pathology, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences,Tehran, Iran.
  • Sanaz Aghaei Department of Pathology, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical sciences,Tehran, Iran.
Keywords:
Plasma cellmyeloma, Skin, IgD immunoglobulin

Abstract

Plasma cellmyeloma constitutes about 10% of all  hematologicmalignancies. Metastatic cutaneous lesions without underlying bony involvement are rare and associated with advanced disease, poor prognosis and high tumor burden. IgG is the most common subtype and IgD is believed to have a more aggressive course.

 

 

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Published
2017-01-14
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Kosari F, Saffar H, Aghaei S. Cutaneous Involvement in Plasma Cell Myeloma: Report of a Case. Acta Med Iran. 54(12):817-819.
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