Zhongguo Shi Yan Xue Ye Xue Za Zhi 2021 Jun;29(3):819-826
Department of Hematology, Jiangdu People's Hospital of Yangzhou, Yangzhou 225000, Jiangsu Province, China,E-mail:
Objective: To investigate the effect of complement C3 on the prognosis of patients with multiple myeloma (MM), and to establish a predictive model to evaluate the overall survival.
Methods: Eighty newly diagnosed MM patients were enrolled, and clinical characteristics, such as sex, age, platelet count, white blood cell count, ISS stage, FISH, levels of kappa and lammda chain, complement C3 and C4 were retrospectively analyzed. Cox regression model was used for univariate and multivariate analysis about risk factors that affecting the prognosis of the MM patients. Read More