Treatment of POEMS syndrome.

  title={Treatment of POEMS syndrome.},
  author={Angela Dispenzieri and Morie A Gertz},
  journal={Current treatment options in oncology},
  volume={5 3},
POEMS (polyneuropathy, organomegaly, endocrinopathy, M protein, and skin changes) syndrome is a rare multisystemic paraneoplastic syndrome driven by an underlying plasma cell dyscrasia. More than 95% of patients will have monoclonal lambda sclerotic plasmacytoma(s) or bone marrow infiltration. Recognition of the complex of a combination of peripheral neuropathy, organomegaly, endocrinopathy, monoclonal plasmaproliferative disorder, skin changes, sclerotic bone lesions, Castleman disease… CONTINUE READING


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