Case Report
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World J Clin Cases. Mar 6, 2022; 10(7): 2307-2314
Published online Mar 6, 2022. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v10.i7.2307
Table 2 Summary of two case reports describing smoldering multiple myeloma and amyloidosis complicated by gastrointestinal bleeding
Gjeorgjievski et al[5], 2015
Liyanaarachchi et al[6], 2017
M protein typeIgG lambda M-proteinIgG lambda M-protein
SymptomsWeakness, lethargy, orthostatic dizziness, melenaNausea, vomiting, loss of weight, haematemesis
EndoscopyUlcerated mass in the stomachOedematous mucosa with erosions and exposed blood vessels in the stomach and duodenum
TreatmentOmeprazoleProton pump inhibitors
Follow-up timeOne monthNone
PrognosisNo bleedingSuccumbed to septic shock