Multiple myeloma is a cancer of plasma cells, which are a typically located in the bone marrow. The bone marrow is the soft, sponge-like tissue in the center of most bones. Dr. Cesar Rodriguez Valdes discusses what you need to know about multiple myeloma, including how it is diagnosed, treatment options, the stages, and if it is hereditary.
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