Unusual Presentation of Multiple Myeloma

  • P Baburaj Jubilee Mission Medical College, Thrissur, Kerala
  • Lincy Paul Jubilee Mission Medical College Thrissur, Kerala
  • M P Harikrishnan Jubilee Mission Medical College Thrissur, Kerala
Keywords: Polymyalgia Rheumatica, Non-secretory Myeloma

Abstract

64 years old diabetic male presented with 2 months history of back ache, associated with restriction of movements, involving paraspinal muscles. Investigations showed pancytopenia, high ESR, bone marrow examination was suggestive of multiple myeloma. Serum electrophoresis showed no abnormal band. And the patient was diagnosed to have non secretory myeloma presenting as polymyalgia rheumatica.

Author Biographies

P Baburaj, Jubilee Mission Medical College, Thrissur, Kerala

Professor, Department of Medicine

Lincy Paul, Jubilee Mission Medical College Thrissur, Kerala

PG student

M P Harikrishnan, Jubilee Mission Medical College Thrissur, Kerala

PG student

Published
2018-09-27