Polycythemia Vera

angelhart0464
By angelhart0464 Latest Reply 2011-02-21 23:05:45 -0600
Started 2011-02-20 15:36:30 -0600

Hi , has anybody ever had , are heard of this Polycythemia Vera it has to do with your spleen and a gene it is called jaks 2


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Tracy Blue
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jayabee52
jayabee52 2011-02-20 22:04:47 -0600 Report

I hadn't heard of it before, but from reading an article from Medline plus here: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/artic... I may have had something like that in the past. (does that meke me a hypocondirac? LoL!) According to the Medline article, it is bone marrow which is out of whack.

I pray you are able to get it under control. From the article it sounds like giving blood may be a way to control it.

Blessings to you and yours, angel.

James

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