One's bone marrow produces too many platelets. This can lead to either blood clotting or bleeding.

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Essential Thrombocythemia life expectancy

What is the life expectancy of someone with Essential Thrombocythemia?

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Is Essential Thrombocythemia contagious?

Is Essential Thrombocythemia contagious?

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ICD9 and ICD10 codes of Essential Thrombocythemia

ICD10 code of Essential Thrombocythemia and ICD9 code

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Is Essential Thrombocythemia hereditary?

Is Essential Thrombocythemia hereditary?

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ESSENTIAL THROMBOCYTHEMIA

Symptoms

  • Fatigue
  • Weight loss
  • Bone pain
  • Blurry vision
  • Bleeding/bruising

Treatments

  • Hydrea
  • Asprin
  • Specialist who treat it

    Hematology
    Natural treatment of Essential Thrombocythemia

    Is there any natural treatment for Essential Thrombocythemia?

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    Living with Essential Thrombocythemia

    Living with Essential Thrombocythemia. How to live with Essential Thro...

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    Essential Thrombocythemia symptoms

    Which are the symptoms of Essential Thrombocythemia?

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    Essential Thrombocythemia jobs

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    Stories of Essential Thrombocythemia

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    Routine blood test to check on my iron counts as I also have thalassemia minor, showed platelets at 1mil. In the process of being diagnosed in 2006, had a heart attack (after having a colonoscopy.)I had a heart cath which showed blockage in 2 arterie...
    Essential Thrombocythemia stories
    In 2011 at the age of 42 I was diagnosed with Myeloproliferative Neoplasm (or MPN) and after a bone marrow biopsy, Essential Thrombocythemia (ET) was diagnosed. I am also JAK2+ I take a daily dosis of 1 500mg Hydrea which is an oral chemo and s...
    Essential Thrombocythemia stories
    Last year (winter of 2015/2016) I had a virus and, at one stage, collapsed and was taken to hospital with a suspected heart attack/stroke. I had neither but my platelet level was elevated at over 600. However, the hospital ascribed to the virus and d...
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    Statistics of Essential Thrombocythemia

    18 people with Essential Thrombocythemia have taken the SF36 survey. Mean of Essential Thrombocythemia is 1867 points (52 %). Total score ranges from 0 to 3,600 being 0 the worst and 3,600 the best. Take the SF36 Survey

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