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More from the Annals of Polycythemia Vera by Sandi W. Patient Expert Posted Tue 03 Mar 2009 2:22pm 1 Comment L's office brings in people to test our blood every year in a "wellness screening." I have polycythemia vera, that in layman's terms means I have too many platelets. (I want to link to earlier posts about PV but the linker isn't working. See 2/20/08, 3/9/08, 6/2/08, 2/1/09.) I sent my results to my hematologist yesterday and today she said that ... Read on »
Polycythemia, Anabolic Steroids and HIV Wasting by Nelson V. Patient Expert Posted Thu 18 Dec 2008 7:28pm Some HIV positive people need to gain lean body mass and weight but develop polycythemia when using nandrolone or other anabolics, so their doctors refuse to prescribe these important medicines. Polycythemia is an increase in red blood cells and hematocrit that can cause increased blood viscosity, making it more difficult for the heart to pump b ... Read on »
Genetics Home Reference: familial erythrocytosis by Posted Fri 24 Aug 2012 8:59am On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Diagnosis Additional information Other names Glossary definitions Reviewed August 2012 What is familial erythrocytosis? Familial erythrocytosis is an inherited condition characte ... Read on »
Genetics Home Reference: hypermanganesemia with dystonia, polycythemia, and cirrhosis by Posted Wed 31 Oct 2012 1:34pm (often shortened to HMDPC) On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Diagnosis Additional information Other names Glossary definitions Reviewed October 2012 What is HMDPC? Hypermanganesemia with dystonia, polycythemia, a ... Read on »
Why does the plasma volume go up in polycythemia vera? by pathologystudent Posted Mon 20 Dec 2010 9:03am Q. Why does PV, plasma volume, rise in polycythemia vera? This seems counterintuitive. What factor(s) are responsible for increasing plasma volume in this condition? I’m guessing it is some sort of compensatory response by the liver (plasma proteins/osmotic balance) or the kidneys (fluid volume management) to the huge rise in red cell nu ... Read on »
Major Gene Mutation Identified in Lymphoma Tumors by Posted Tue 11 Jan 2011 12:00am Another JAK2 Inhibitor Shows Promise against Myelofibrosis An experimental drug designed to inhibit growth-promoting signals associated with a mutant form of the Janus-activated kinase 2 (JAK2) protein reduced clinical symptoms and led to durable responses in some patients with myelofibrosis , a d ... Read on »
Friday’s COPD Newsletter from COPD Support, Inc. by Karen Bastille Health Maven Posted Fri 13 Aug 2010 12:36pm Volume 10, Issue 37 August 13, 2010 Richard D. Martin, Co-Editor A single drop of blood can contain millions of red blood cells. Red blood cells contain hemoglobin, and hemoglobin is the means by which oxygen (O2) and carbon dioxide (CO2) are transported throughout the body. There has been some recent discussion abo ... Read on »
Blood Doping - What Is It? by Tom H. Patient Expert Posted Wed 01 Oct 2008 9:23pm Blood doping is the practice of illicitly boosting the number of red blood cells (RBCs) in the circulation in order to enhance athletic performance. Because they carry oxygen from the lungs to the muscles, more RBCs in the blood can improve an athlete’s aerobic capacity and stamina. The term blood doping originally meant literally doping ... Read on »
Hoisting a Pint by Sandi W. Patient Expert Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 10:40pm or, the Annals of Polycythemia Vera (in Vera Veritas) Two weeks ago I went to LifeSource and got a pint of blood removed. I go again on Tuesday. I asked the phlebotomist why my blood couldn't be donated and she said because it won't be tested. Which of course begs the question.... Why not test it? I think the blood-letting ... Read on »