Origin of myeloma
First Known Use: circa 1857
Medical Definition of myeloma
plural my·e·lo·mas also my·e·lo·ma·ta \-mət-ə\play
: a primary tumor of the bone marrow formed of any one of the bone marrow cells (as myelocytes or plasma cells) and usually involving several different bones at the same time—see multiple myeloma
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