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Talking to Your Doctor About Multiple Myeloma
You have a unique medical history. Therefore, it is essential to talk with your doctor about your personal risk factors and/or experience with multiple myeloma. By talking openly and regularly with your doctor, you can take an active role in your care.
General Tips for Gathering Information
Here are some tips that will make it easier for you to talk to your doctor:
Specific Questions to Ask Your Doctor
About Multiple Myeloma
About Treatment Options
About Lifestyle Changes
American Cancer Society website. Available at: http://www.cancer.org/docroot/home/index.asp .
National Cancer Institute website. Available at: http://www.cancer.gov .
Last reviewed September 2013 by Mohei Abouzied, MD
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