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Polycythemia and skin rashes

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Electrocardioverted multiple times. Having shortness of breath. Chances of having polycythemia?

wheezing.he has swelling and brown discoloration on the skin of his ankles, varicose veins in his legs ... weekly . flecanide,toprol, zolpidem, pravastatin, tramadol.He is concerned that he may have polycythemia ...

Suggest diet for polycythemia

I am taking folic acid tablets (1,000 mgs. daily) along with one 500 mg capsule of Hydroxyurea to limit the production of red blood cells. Should I restrict intake of any type foods? YYYY@YYYY

Suggest treatment for polycythemia

Indications of being told you have a high red blood cell count in your liver? I'm sorry, all the info I have. Takes 3-4 800 mg ibuprofen 3-5 days a week for last two yrs. bad stomachache, anorexic. His MD wants MRI . Had ultrasound today but no...

Suggest ayurvedic remedies for polycythemia

My son is find that he is suffering from polycythemia while testing jak2 mutation as he is 17.4 at sometime, but now 16.4. Can u please give best ayurveda drugs for cure ...

Is Polycythemia vera fatal?

My nurse practioner said she thinks I have p vera ! Is this fatal if treated ? I've always had quirky blood test . I high ANA false positive lupus test false positive syphllis test ect. Coud this be another quirky blood. My HCT was 64.0
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Am I suffering from polycythemia?

hello Dr. i was having a skin rash when exposed to the sun and feel really really tired everyday. Is there any chance i was having Polycythemia. Ive done some blood test and my result came out with me having ...

Suggest treatment for Polycythemia and lupus

I am being cared for: Polycythemia vera Discoid lupus erythematosus along with a rather long list of other problems. I am having concurrent problems recently with skin itching with little relief ...

Suffer from polycythemia. Having thick blood. Abdominal stress, bloating and nausea. Are these related?

a non itchy skin rash that shows up on occasion with no pattern but limited to my torso and back ...i have polycythemia my hct is usually at 47.2 and higher. i get a copy of my weekly blood tests ...

How long will I survive with Polycythemia vera?

hello i have been dig.with polycythimia vera i have had a rash n my arm since i was alittle girl to day i was looking at som old lad reports one was dated in 2003 i had high levels of plts, and white ...

What causes fatigue and dry eyes after a venosection for polycythemia?

hi i have polycythemia i have a venosection ev ery few months but then my dr made it 4 months ... have been really tired and also ive notice my eyes are dry and my skin plus if i knock my hands i ...

Have polycythemia vera, body pain, dizziness, weakness, abdominal aortic aneurysm. High WBC count and cholesterol

, dizziness, weakness, and have an abdominal aortic aneurysm. I was diagnosed with Polycythemia vera this year ... or stand my skin all over turns bright red and purple within minutes. I am currently under enormous stress ...

Suggest treatment for polycythemia vera

Iam54years old, 176 cms tall and 64 kg weight. I am a polycythemia veera patient on asprin. I had a cvt in1996 and heart attack in2002. I am on asprin anticoagulantslike warfarin cardivas and beta ...

Suggest treatment for polycythemia vera

Hi. My mother is 60, 1.60m and 80 Kg. She has a diagnosis of polycytemia vera. When we discovered she had big values of hematic cells, platelets and leukocytes. At the hospital in Romania they took out 8 bags of blood in 8 days. Then her hematic...

What are the effects and treatment for polycythemia?

Hi My father has been diagnosed with polycythemia. My father was recently discharged from the hospital two days ago. Before the hospital we found him in the toilet in a weak and unable to move. We ...

Suggest treatment for polycythemia vera

My endochrinologist has diagnosed me with polycythemia vera. He has ruled out that the raise in my ... endocrinologist says that he would like to refer me to a hematologist. Can my polycythemia vera be treated by my ...
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can polycythemia vera secondary be cured
stopping smoking. The same way that atheletes live in low oxygen to make more blood, making oneself without oxygen through lung damage will also cause more blood to be made. Oxygen, stopping smoking, treating lung disease all are helpful.
I have severe itching on my body(especially legs) after bathing and night. could it be lymphoma or polycythemia vera? very afraided please help me docs.
Hi Welcome to HealthcareMagic forum Itching following bathing is because of dry skin. Apply moisturising cream after bath. Regards
What can cause high white blood cell count, high red blood cell count and high inflammation markers?
The causes are many. It could be infection, chronic inflammation, blood disorders like polycythemia etc.
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