Multiple myeloma associated with systemic lupus erythematosus.

  title={Multiple myeloma associated with systemic lupus erythematosus.},
  author={George A. Vaiopoulos and Kostas Konstantopoulos and Marina Mantzourani and Phaedon G. Kaklamanis},
  journal={Leukemia & lymphoma},
  volume={44 2},
A case of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) complicated by multiple myeloma is presented. The lupus diagnosis was established together with the diagnosis of myeloma but the symptoms had commenced a few years before. The putative mechanisms underlying this unusual combination are discussed.