Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica

Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica

Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica ›› 2014, Vol. 36 ›› Issue (6): 671-674.doi: 10.3881/j.issn.1000-503X.2014.06.021

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Advances in the Medical Imaging of Multiple Myeloma and Related Clinical Significance

ZHANG Hai-bo,XUE Hua-dan,LI Shuo   

  1. Department of Radiology,PUMC Hospital,CAMS and PUMC,Beijing 100730,China
  • Received:2014-04-10 Online:2014-12-30 Published:2014-12-30
  • Contact: XUE Hua-dan Tel:010-69155509,E-mail:bjdanna95@hotmail.com

Abstract: Multiple myeloma is an incurable malignancy developed in the bone marrow plasma cell system. It usually consists of focal lesions of the bone,soft tissue lesions,and diffuse bone marrow infiltration. Currently,the diagnosis and follow-up of multiple myeloma are highly dependent on various medical imaging techniques.

Key words: multiple myeloma, X-ray, computer tomograpgy, magnetic resonance imaging, positron emission computer tomography, 99mTc-methoxyisobutylisonitrile

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