Polycythemia vera can occur at any age, but it's more common in adults older than 60. Posted by chadknudson chadknudson , Fri, Mar 30, 2018 2: However, I am from that "waste not, want not" generation so I had to ask.
Training Community Outreach Online Outreach. No side effects from the Hydrea after the initial first month twenty years ago. Is it possible my disease is the underlying problem?
My original research indicated polycythemia vera, essential thrombocythemia and leukemia. Hello apr931 ,.
Posted by apr931 apr931 , Wed, Dec 26, 2018 10: Support your overall general health by eating well, getting exercise, and simply taking care of yourself. When the tests came back positive for the JAK2 mutation, I was called with the results.
The JAK2 test promises to be very useful in distinguishing between clonal myeloproliferative disorders and reactive cellular proliferations. My Docs have not liked this kind of fooling around with the dosage. You can go for decades managing the condition without having any significant changes in your health and the way you feel.
Welcome to Connect. If you don't mind, I am going to give a couple of quick resources in regard to a few of your questions:.
Dec 24, 2018. I don't usually stress over things like this once I know what I'm dealing with. Monthly Missions. Has he or she mentioned myelofibrosis? As I understand, it may cause polycythemia vera, essential thrombocytosis, or leukemia.