Family history of hematologic malignancies and risk of multiple myeloma: differences by race and clinical features

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Multiple myeloma (MM) is the most common hematologic malignancy affecting Blacks in the USA, with standardized incidence rates that are twofold to threefold higher than Whites. The rationale for the disparity is unclear. Using participants enrolled in the Molecular And Genetic Epidemiology study of myeloma (259 MM cases; 461 controls), we examined the risk… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10552-015-0685-2

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