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Hydrea for polycythemia vera

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Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

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.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr.   Monish De MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monish De ( Oncologist)
Dr.         Muhammad Hanif MD

My grandson is 24 and has autism . learning disabilities, epilepsy not sure if these have any relation to my daughters MND Over the last 3/4 years he has been diagnosed with polycythemia and frequently ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Hanif ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Avinash Ignatius MD

Hi, I was diagnosed with Polycythemia Vera about two years ago, and have learned that gout comes with it. I take Hydrea, and allopurinol . It works great, I generally feel ok. However, familt doc... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Avinash Ignatius ( Nephrologist)
Dr.   Monish De MD

I have polycythemia vera and my neutrophils are always high on the lab tests. My blood pressure has been extremely high and the heart dr. just continues to give me more meds. I want to know why I can ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monish De ( Oncologist)

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Dr. Prakash Kumar Gupta MD

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. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prakash Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal MD

polycythemia vera which i have nearly every symptom. my pcp is on maternity leave til sept. what should i do? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Mohammed Wajid MD

Hi! was just looking for reasons why a broncospasm can occur suddenly without reasons. I work in ICU Royal Victoria hosp. in Montreal. It happened to me upon entering a pts room within 7 min. of initiating pt. assesment. I... View answer

Answered by : Mohammed Wajid ( Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist)
Dr. Monish De MD

Hello Sir, I ve recently (8.5 mo) had a blood clot & now have been diagnosed with polycythemia vera w/Dr s highest I ve ever encountered @ 56..have had 2 draws w/1st only drawing 190ml of target 300 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monish De ( Oncologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

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...

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

You might be having polycythemia vera. Please get done serum erythropoietin level. Please hit thanks.

Dr. Priyanka MD

Hi welcome to hcm, get it checked every 15 days or surely once in a month, or when ever you feel uncomfortable. Thanks