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What are the treatment for essential thrombocythemia?

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Dr. Liawaty Ho answered

Specializes in Hematology and Oncology

ET treatment: A drug called hydroxy-urea will be the treatment to reduce platelet levels. Then on the high risk group, Aspirin will be needed too. Discuss in detail with your hematologist.

Answered 6/24/2014

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