Critics ought to be wary of merely lauding contributions to the NSMM forum or other online venues as democratic engagements.
Whether they remain private or become part of a larger collection, as with the NSMM essays, private memories are shaped by public representations.
In the following section, I identify how contributors to the NSMM website in a virtual deliberative space approach what might be called "authoring of memory." To this end, I address the contributors' negotiation of such conditions and circumstances as anonymity, collaboration, and publicity.
The NSMM's introductory page, which follows the above-mentioned invitation, provides "how to" instructions.
Beyond the structural aspects of the NSMM forum, the essays themselves warrant careful attention.
As the statement indicates, the objective of the NSMM project as a whole is synthesis.
The essays posted on the NSMM reflect their authors' awareness of the dynamic connecting their individual traumas to those of the community as a whole.
A few of the NSMM's contributors reference this incommunicable knowledge.
The slightly higher sensitivity in the group of 5 untreated NSMM patients compared with the sensitivity reported by Drayson et al.
Lastly, the FLC assay is useful for monitoring disease activity in patients with NSMM, LCMM, AL, and LCDD in whom there is no measurable M-spike on serum or urine protein electrophoresis.
 Nonstandard abbreviations: FLC, free light chain; NSMM, nonsecretory multiple myeloma; AL, primary systemic amyloidosis; LCDD, light chain deposition disease; LCMM, light chain multiple myeloma; IFE, immunofixation electrophoresis; PCD, plasma cell disorder; MCUS, monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance; and SMM, smoldering multiple myeloma.
of cases Multiple myeloma 330 NSMM 20 Osteosclerotic myeloma 15 SMM 72 Indolent/evolving myeloma 8 Plasmacytoma (solitary) 22 Extramedullary myeloma 5 Multiple solitary plasmacytoma 3 Macroglobulinemia 9 IgM lymphoproliferative disease 2 IgM lymphoma 5 Smoldering macroglobulinemia 2 Primary systemic amyloidosis 269 LCDD 7 MGUS 114 Idiopathic Bence Jones proteinuria 4 Heavy chain disease 2 Cryoglobulinemia 4 Acquired Fanconi syndrome 3 Scleromyxedema 2 Plasma cell leukemia 1 Table 2.