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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 ...

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

What are the possible causes for polycythemia?

My husband was diagnosed with polycythemia 3 years ago. He was 31, a non smoker (has never smoked) - he is fit and healthy. They have tested him to find the cause of his polycythemia - it is not his ...

Suggest treatment for polycythemia vera

I am suffering from Polycythemia Vera. doctors I met suggested a small dose of asprin as a blood thinner and blood donation post blood test every 15 days if Hemoglobin goes above 17. usually on every ...

Suggest treatment for polycythemia

my son 16 y/o have polycithmia he 17 wbc 9000 pltlat 600 can you he help with homeopathy - wath is you recomntion remedy
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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 ...

How serious is polycythemia vera?

How dangerous is polycythemia vera? My husband has been diagnosed, he is 62, previous heart attack , easily fatigued, etc. From my reading I find it is everything from manageable to fatal. ...

What causes polycythemia vera?

I have Polycythemia Vera (high platelets and red blood cells, hematocrit). Im considering travelling to Thailand which has a high risk of Dengue fever (it causes low platelets). Is it more dangerous ...

Suggest treatment for polycythemia vera

Hello, I was recently diagnosed with Polycythemia Vera. I had one Phleobodomy and will vist my Dr. again next week. I am currently taking one 81 mil asprin a day, drinking a lot of water and a few tea ...

Suggest treatment for polycythemia vera

Hi im 42yrs old i have Polycythemia Vera and i just recently noticed a lump under my right arm pit i have nausea im tired and weak. Loss of appetitesince i get sick to my stomach. I am going to do ...
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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.
i suffer from polycythemia vera and thrombocytopenia. how often should i get my p.t/i.n.r. checked to ensure that i don't get any bloodclots?
Hi welcome to hcm, get it checked every 15 days or surely once in a month, or when ever you feel uncomfortable. Thanks
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