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Figure 6:  Multiple Myeloma Median Survival by Stagea

Stage

Median Survival Using the International Myeloma Staging System

Median Survival Using the Durie-Salmon System

Stage I

62 months

 

   IA

 

62 months

   IB

 

22 months

Stage II

44 months

 

   IIA

 

58 months

   IIB

 

34 months

Stage III

29 months

 

   IIIA

 

45 months

   IIIB

 

24 months

a. Griepp, et al., J Clin Onc 2005, 23: 3412-20 (published May 15, 2005).

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