Glossario

MM: Multiple Myeloma (mieloma multiplo)

IMiDs: Immunomodulatory drugs (farmaci immunomodulatori)

PI: proteasome inhibitors (inibitori del proteasoma)

MoAbs: Monoclonal Antibodies (anticorpi monoclonali)

HDAC: Histone deacetylase inhibitors (inibitori dell’istone deacetilasi)

MGUS: Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (gammopatia di incerto significato)

POEMS: Polyneuropathy, Organomegaly, Endocrinopathy, Monoclonal protein, Skin changes (polineuroplatia, organomegalia, endocrinopatia, component monoclonale, alterazioni cutanee)

EMN: European Myeloma Network

SMM: Smoldering Multiple Myeloma

MRD: Minimal Residual Disease (malattia minima residua)

PET: Positron emission tomography (tomografia a emissione di positroni)

CT: Computed tomography (tomografia computerizzata)

MRI: Magnetic Resonance Imaging (risonanza magnetica)

NGS: Next Generation Sequencing

ASCT: Autologous stem cell transplantation (trapianto autologo di cellule staminali)

PCL: Plasma Cell Leukemia (leucemia plasmacellulare)

CNS: Central Nervous System (sistema nervoso centrale)

EMD: Extra-medullary Disease (malattia extra-midollare)

WM: Waldenström’s macroglobulinemia (macroglobulinemia di waldenstrom)