Published online Jul 18, 2014. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v5.i3.272
Revised: February 11, 2014
Accepted: April 9, 2014
Published online: July 18, 2014
Core tip: A comprehensive review about state-of-the-art imaging of multiple myeloma with a focus on whole-body imaging techniques including computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging and positron emission tomography/CT which are increasingly used for detection and visualization of both osseous and extraosseous myeloma manifestations.