Cureus 2022 Apr 4;14(4):e23819. Epub 2022 Apr 4.
Hematology and Oncology, Saint Michael's Medical Center, Newark, USA.
Solitary plasmacytoma (SP) is characterized by an accumulation of neoplastic monoclonal plasma cells in a localized fashion, without evidence of multiple myeloma. It makes up <5% of all plasma cell neoplasms and is typically found in regions like the pelvis, ribs, vertebra, and spine. SP is classified into extramedullary plasmacytoma (EMP), which primarily affects soft tissues, and solitary bone plasmacytoma (SBP), which primarily affects the pelvis, ribs, vertebrae, and spine. Read More