Myeloma Alphabet Soup Handbook (Archive)
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Abbreviations Medical abbreviations used in Myeloma
Inhibitors Drugs that block
angiogenesis, the development of new blood vessels, plus links to more
Biaxin as a treatment for
Myeloma A report of the results of
Biaxin, an antibiotic, as a treatment for patients with active
Tests Definitions of lab tests, plus links to
BMT and Hematology
Centers Transplant and Hematology centers that
specialize in Myeloma, plus links to more info.
Chemo Regimens Used
To Treat Myeloma A list of the most
common chemo regimens used to treat Myeloma.
Trials A basic understanding of the clinical
trials system, plus links to the latest Myeloma trials.
Dr. Berenson's Talk
June 23, 1998 A patient's review of Dr.
Berenson's Myeloma talk at UCLA.
Assistance Programs A list of patient
assistance programs to help pay for drugs that are offered by some
To Treat Myeloma A list of the most common
drugs use to treat Myeloma, and their side effect.
Glossary of myeloma
terms A glossary of terms used in Myeloma
articles, plus links to more info.
HMBA as a treatment for MDR
Hycamtin Shows Activity in
Notes Patient's notes from the latest IMF
Immunoglobulins A basic understanding of the Immune system, plus links to more
Pumps A list of infusion pump
Archives A collection of all messages sent to
the Myeloma list.
Vertebraplasty for collapsed vertebrae
A process that stabilizes the vetebrae by injecting medical
For Myeloma Patients A list of reading
material, for Myeloma patients, plus links to more
Subscribing To The
Myeloma List Information on how to subscribe,
and unsubscribe to the Myeloma online discussion group.
Thalidomide for the
treatment of Multiple Myeloma
Encouraging new data on thalidomide for the treatment of
Transplants Transplant basics, plus links to more info.
Transportation Information on free transportation for cancer patients, plus
links to more info.
Tony's Trip With the
Beast Complete notes from 96, 97, 98, 99, 00,
01 and plots of all blood tests.
Tests Definition of lab test
Vaccines Vaccine programs, that are aimed at defeating the
Virus Articles that describe the virus therory that may cause Myeloma,
plus links to more info.
Vitamins Vitamins, Minerals & Trace Elements and their benefit, plus
links to more info.
and is presented here for reference only.
It is with great sadness that I report that after 8 years of battling
Myeloma, Tony Juliana (my dad) passed away on Sunday, January 5th, 2003.
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Edited by Tony Juliana 1996 - 2001
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