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How can you treat polycythemia vera?

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Dr. Herbert Duvivier answered

Specializes in Hematology and Oncology

Depends: It can be a primary problem treated with removal of blood (thereby reducing iron) or it may be due to extrinsic factors (high altitude, smoking, carbon monoxide poisoning, etc) in which case avoiding the factor may be the treatment.

Answered 11/13/2017

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