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Overactive bone marrow

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
See hematologist: Overactive bone marrow is not a valid diagnosis. How high were your counts? It would be prudent to consult a hematologist for an evaluation.
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Dr. Stephen Noga
Medical Oncology 34 years experience
Home of blood cells: The cells in your blood are born and reach maturity in the bone marrow. This is the very protected space in the middle of your large bones like your a... Read More
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology 47 years experience
Bone Marrow: Generates blood cells: red, white and platelts. "doing a bone marrow" means taking a needle and aspirating some elements and biopsying to make diagno... Read More
Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
Bone marrow is: tissue in the center or hollow part of the bones. It makes red blood cells. Eventually white blood cells are manufactured. All of this is helps our ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romeo Mandanas
Hematology and Oncology 38 years experience
Under gen anesthesia: Donating bone marrow for transplantation entails a procedure called bone marrow harvesting. The donor is placed under general anesthesia and turned ov... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine 17 years experience
It can be: If bone marrow is collected the standard way by retrieving it directly from a bone, it can be painful due to pressure when the needle is inserted into... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 50 years experience
Register as a Donor: You can register in any blood bank by asking about the national marrow donor program(nmdp) also called: be the match registry. It is simple to registe... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Blachly
Specializes in Hematology and Oncology
No: No, no health benefit. But, if prepared well as in osso bucco, it can be delicious when spread on little toasts.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
Detecting diseases: Bone marrow tests are performed for many reasons, but the commonest ones are: detecting bone marrow involvement by a cancer - many cancers, notably l... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
The bone marrow: Changes as we age. The cellularity is the percentage of blood cell production as compared to fat. As a rule of thumb the cellularity as a percent is 1... Read More
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Dr. Emily Lu
Dr. Emily Luanswered
Family Medicine 7 years experience
HLA type: Every cell in your body has human leukocyte antigens (hlas) on the surface that act like a cell i.D. These allow your immune cells to recognize your c... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 50 years experience
Go to a blood bank: Most hospitals have blood banks and they know how to register you to donate a sample of blood or cells from a cheek swab for matching. Thye will regis... Read More

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