Author | Amrita Y. Krishnan, MD

Articles

Outlook for 2017: Myeloma, Lymphoma, and MPNs

December 23, 2016

This look ahead at hematologic malignancies in 2017 focuses on new agents being studied for the treatment of multiple myeloma, Hodgkin lymphoma, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, and myeloproliferative neoplasms.

POINT: Routine Use of Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation in Multiple Myeloma

August 15, 2016

Results of important studies addressing the optimal consolidation regimen and choice and duration of maintenance therapy are eagerly awaited, but it is evident that ASCT is imperative in the treatment of younger patients with multiple myeloma.

Treatment of Multiple Myeloma: Finding the Right Combination

May 15, 2016

In the past, multiple myeloma was a disease with grim prospects for survival, and few therapeutic options. Today we have a multitude of options, and the armamentarium will continue to expand.

Heavy Chain Diseases: A Manifestation of Rogue B Cells

January 15, 2014

Most physicians are less aware of clinical presentations of the various heavy chain diseases, due in great part to their low incidence and highly variable clinical course. Heavy chain diseases are rare lymphoproliferative B-cell disorders whose hallmark is the accumulation and secretion of truncated constant heavy chains without the associated light chains.