What is myeloma?
- Myeloma is a cancer of the bone marrow
- There are nearly 4,000 new cases per year in the UK
- Between 14 - 20,000 people are living with myeloma at any one time
- Myeloma accounts for 15% of blood cancers and 1% of all cancers
- Approximately 80% of patients are over the age of 65