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Multiple myeloma, gammopathies

The pattern of the M-protein in smoldering myeloma over the time: an evolving risk factor

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  1. Departments of Hematology, Amyloidosis and Myeloma Unit. Hospital Clínic, IDIBAPS., University of Barcelona., Villarroel 170, 08036, Barcelona, Spain

    • Carlos Fernández de Larrea
    • , Ignacio Isola
    • , Ma Teresa Cibeira
    • , Joan Bladé
    •  & Laura Rosiñol
  2. Departments of Hemotherapy and Hemostasis, Amyloidosis and Myeloma Unit. Hospital Clínic, IDIBAPS., University of Barcelona., Villarroel 170, 08036, Barcelona, Spain

    • Arturo Pereira

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