Is there an association between multiple myeloma and prostate cancer?

@article{Kao2004IsTA,
  title={Is there an association between multiple myeloma and prostate cancer?},
  author={Johnny Kao and Ashesh B. Jani and Srinivasan Vijayakumar},
  journal={Medical hypotheses},
  year={2004},
  volume={63 2},
  pages={
          226-31
        }
}
In a series of 700 consecutive patients with prostate cancer, four patients were noted to have a history of multiple myeloma. An association between prostate cancer and multiple myeloma had not been previously described. An exploratory investigation of the biological basis of these two malignancies was undertaken to determine a possible mechanism for this association. A review of the genetic, molecular and chemical basis of prostate cancer and multiple myeloma development and progression is… CONTINUE READING
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