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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
27 years experience in Urogynecology
No: Essential thrombocytosis can however be managed with medication and in emergent cases, plasmaphoresis.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harris Cohen
20 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Essential thrombocytosis can be inherited (autosomal dominant). When inherited, it is called familial essential thrombocytosis. However, mutations c ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Educate yourself: If you're actually 32 years old, you're a little young for this diagnosis. Did you get genetic studies? You'll need to learn everything you can about ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Yes: You can bleed with et especially if your platelet level is very high above 1 million. Et can cause thrombosis/clotting as well as bleeding. Thus, you ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Eat healthy: Folks with pcos often have Insulin resistance and a tendency to diabetes. I'd worry more about eating healthy and staying physically fit than suppleme ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Essential FA's: We all need omega-3 fatty acids because we cannot synthesize them. Fish or other marine oils give us both epa & dha without having to convert them fr ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlo Contreras
17 years experience in Surgical Oncology
No.: No, but check with your doctor to make sure that's what you really have.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Yes: Yes, it is a life long disease.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Yes, add vitamin D: It is okay to take the supplements you are taking. I would recommend that you take 1000-2000 units of vitamin D3 daily, especially if are not getting ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Not that way: Your diet have to be balanced and you do need some carbs as well as fats in your diet for adults if you are consuming 2000 cals per day fat 25% carbs ... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
No: It has no value for that issue.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience in Dermatology
None will effect gou: Gout is related to URIC ACID and PURINES, not amino acids or protein supplements. BUT, since everything you mention is a complete waste of money, why ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience in Preventive Medicine
All: They are a team and all work together.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience in Psychiatry
Vitamin B5 Functions: I commend you for your desire to have good Health. Vitamin B5 is critical to the manufacture of red blood cells, as well as sex and stress-related hor ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Holly Lofton
16 years experience in Bariatrics
Two answers...: Low carb intially has best effects , but long term, any diet that reduces calorie intake will work.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
By definition: All overgrowths of blood cells and the elements that form them are by definition cancer, since blood cells by their nature travel through the body. Gi ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ekizian
19 years experience in Internal Medicine
Too many platelets: The myeloproliferative neoplasms (mpns) involve terminal myeloid cell expansion in the peripheral blood, resulting in various combinations of erythroc ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
No: The last three real human studies of omega-threes for atherosclerosis / lipid problems showed no benefit. The vegetarian / natural foods people write ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience in Endocrinology
Within limits: You only have carbohydrate, protein and fat to deal with. It's not like baskin robbins where you have 32 flavors to choose from. Eat a balanced diet a ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience in General Surgery
These sound: like usual treatment for the conditions you describe. But a lot depends on his actual platelet count and cholesterol profile. Sounds like he has a d ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hashmat Rajput
38 years experience in Internal Medicine
Platelets: Need more information like what is your platelts count and any symptoms. No symptom-no treatment. Since you have diagnosis of essential thrombocythemi ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roy Arnold
46 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Low carb diet, irrespective of fat content will help you lose weight, keep insulin levels low and help liver clear fat. Ensure you eat adequate protei ... Read More
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