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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

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

Suggest treatment for polycythemia

MY mother was just diagnosed with polycythemia . But the doctor won't see her until October. Does this mean it is not as serious as it seems. I read that this condition only gives people two years to live ...

Suggest homeopathic treatment for polycythemia

do you know of an homeopathic treatment for polycythemia? ...
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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. ...

Suggest cause for polycythemia vera

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 m a nurse ; lasted less...

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...
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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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