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Q. Multiple Myeloma what and how is it treated and what is MGUF

A. Were you referring by any chance to MGUS (monoclonal gammopathy of unknown significance)? It's a condition that resembles myeloma but is much more widespread and by itself isn't considered malignant. It may, however, deteriorate to multiple myeloma over the years.

Myeloma is treated with chemotherapy of various kinds, and sometimes with bone marrow transplantation with the patients own bone marrow.

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Q. does multiple sclerosis cause mood swings seem like i have changed. I 've become very irritable towards my family. Seems like I've become a mean person, and that has not my charactor.

A. MS can indeed cause depression or other mood changes such as euphoria, so it may be part of the disease. In addition, some treatments may also cause mood changes. If it bothers you, than consulting your doctor may be wise.

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where [A.sub.SSS] and [A.sub.NSSS] are matrices of Wright's numerator relationships among SSS and NSSS inbred lines, respectively.
The breeding value estimates produced using pedigree information (PBV) were obtained using the standard mixed model [y.sub.i] = [a.sub.i] + [e.sub.i] assuming a ~ N(0, A[[sigma].sup.2.sub.a]) and e ~ N(0, I[[sigma].sup.2.sub.a]), where A is the numerator relationship matrix (defined above).
Where, [cross product] denotes a direct product operation, [G.sub.O], and [R.sub.O] are genetic and residual covariance matrices, with order equal to the number of traits in the analysis, and A is the numerator relationship matrix.