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What Tests Are Recommended for Myeloma Patients on Bisphosphonates?

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Margo:

Coming to the other question of can we proactively to see if we can—if there's an amazing modality that can help us to detect ONJ.  There is nothing that we do proactively at this point in time, but the patients who get ONJ are the ones who typically undergo a dental procedure while they're receiving the bisphosphonates.  We typically ask them to hold off for a certain period of time before they go in for any of the dental procedures.  

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