- Kahler's disease
- plasmacytic myeloma
- Malignant neoplasm of plasma cells usually arising in the bone marrow and manifested by skeletal destruction, bone pain, and the presence of anomalous immunoglobulins.
Definition from: CRISP Thesaurus via Unified Medical Language System at the National Library of Medicine
- A type of cancer that begins in plasma cells (white blood cells that produce antibodies). Also called Kahler's disease, myelomatosis, or plasma cell myeloma.
National Cancer Institute
See also Understanding Medical Terminology.