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Solitary plasmacytoma of bone
Tumours of haematopoietic and lymphoid tissues


Definition

Solitary plasmacytoma of bone (osseous plasmacytoma) is a localized bone tumour consisting of monoclonal plasma cells. Complete skeletal radiographs show no other lesions. There are no clinical features of plasma cell myeloma and no evidence of BM plasmacytosis except for the solitary lesion
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(2003)
Criteria for the classification of monoclonal gammopathies, multiple myeloma and related disorders: a report of the International Myeloma Working Group.
Br J Haematol 121: 749-57




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Soutar R, Lucraft H, Jackson G, Reece A, Bird J, Low E, Samson D, , , (2004)
Guidelines on the diagnosis and management of solitary plasmacytoma of bone and solitary extramedullary plasmacytoma.
Br J Haematol 124: 717-26



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