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Tests to diagnose

At the hospital, you will see a doctor specialising in blood diseases. This doctor is called a haematolgist. They will do more tests to diagnose myeloma. 

Blood tests

Find out about having blood tests to help diagnose myeloma.

Urine test

Why your doctor might ask you for a urine sample.

Bone marrow test

This test checks for myeloma cells in your bone marrow.


Find out about x-rays for myeloma including what they are, how you have them and what happens afterwards.

Further tests

Information about the tests you might have after being diagnosed with myeloma.

Last reviewed: 
09 Jan 2016

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