Studies of Calcium Metabolism in Multiple Myeloma with Calcium and Metabolic-balance Techniques.

Despite the fact that approximately 90% of patients with multiple myeloma present themselves with skeletal complaints (1, 2), few studies of bone mineral metabolism in this disease have been reported. Stable calcium studies in multiple myeloma were first reported in the literature by Blatherwick (3) in 1916. Since that time there have been only infrequent… CONTINUE READING