Researchers at Mayo Clinic study how to improve the diagnosis and treatment of people with POEMS syndrome. Specific efforts include defining criteria for diagnosing the disorder, evaluating the effectiveness of radiation treatment and using stem cell transplants.
See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic authors on POEMS syndrome on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.
July 17, 2014
- Leif L. Bergsagel, M.D.
- Francis K. Buadi, M.D.
- Asher A. Chanan-Khan, M.D.
- David Dingli, M.D., Ph.D.
- Angela Dispenzieri, M.D.
- Rafael Fonseca, M.D.
- Morie A. Gertz, M.D.
- Ronald S. Go, M.D.
- Suzanne R. Hayman, M.D.
- Prashant Kapoor, M.D.
- Shaji Kumar, M.D.
- Martha Q. Lacy, M.D.
- Nelson Leung, M.D.
- Yi Lin, M.D., Ph.D.
- John A. Lust, M.D., Ph.D.
- Joseph R. Mikhael, M.D.
- S. Vincent Rajkumar, M.D.
- Craig B. Reeder, M.D.
- Vivek Roy, M.D.
- Stephen J. Russell, M.D., Ph.D
- Taimur Sher, M.D.
- Keith K. Stewart, M.B., Ch.B.
- Thomas E. Witzig, M.D.
- Stephen R. Zeldenrust, M.D., Ph.D.
- AskMayoExpert. What are the signs and symptoms of POEMS syndrome? Rochester, Minn.: Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research; 2013.
- Daroff RB, et al. Bradley's Neurology in Clinical Practice. 6th ed. Philadelphia, Pa.: Elsevier Saunders; 2012. https://www.clinicalkey.com. Accessed April 29, 2014.
- Barbara Woodward Lips Patient Education Center. POEMS syndrome. Rochester, Minn.: Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research; 2014.
- Dispenzieri A. POEMS syndrome: 2014 update on diagnosis, risk-stratification and management. American Journal of Hematology. 2014;89:213.
- Rajkumar SV. POEMS syndrome. http://www.uptodate.com/home. Accessed April 29, 2014.
- POEMS syndrome. Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center. http://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/gard/7411/poems-syndrome/resources/1. Accessed April 29, 2014.
- Riggin EA. Decision Support System. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. May 12, 2014.
- D'Souza A, et al. Long-term outcomes after autologous stem cell transplantation for patients with POEMS syndrome (osteosclerotic myeloma): A single-center experience. Blood. 2012;120:56.
- Humeniuk MS, et al. Outcomes of patients with POEMS syndrome treated initially with radiation. Blood. 2013;122:68.
- Dispenzieri A. How I treat POEMS syndrome. Blood. 2012;119:5650.