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I am a 26yr.Old female and recently I was told both my red and white blood cell counts were high what would be common causes?

I am a 26yr.Old female and recently I was told both my red and white blood cell counts were high what would be common causes?

Polycythemia.: Too many red blood cells is called polycythemia. It can be primary (a blood disorder) or secondary (a problem with oxygen delivery, such as lung disease, congenital heart or hemoglobin issues, smoking, etc.). The blood disorder polycythemia vera also includes high white counts, as do some secondary causes. See a hematologist. ...Read more

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High blood presurw?

High blood presurw?

Hypertension: Hi! if your question is what to do about high blood pressure, it is best to see your primary care physician for an exam and some blood tests. There are many causes of elevated blood pressure, and the treatment depends on the cause. But, it is not healthy to have persistently elevated bp, so it's time to go to your doctor. ...Read more

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Where does high blood come from?

Where does high blood come from?

Not known: Assuming you mean high blood pressure, most cases are idiopathic (we don't know). It does run in families. There are occasional cases related to kidney disease, adrenal gland tumors, or narrowing in the aorta. If you mean a high red blood cell count, it can be a primary disease or secondary to other things such as lung disease. ...Read more

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What symtoms from high blood pressurw?

What symtoms from high blood pressurw?

Maybe none: In majority of cases patients have no symptoms at all, that is why it's called a silent killer. Sometimes patients might experience headaches, or some other vague symptoms. ...Read more

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My white blood our high what that mean?

My white blood our high what that mean?

How High is high?: It can indicate an infection but it can be higher in smokers, with allergies, stress, some medications, and other reasons. The Dr that ordered the test can advise you. ...Read more

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Can you take bc powders with high blood?

Can you take bc powders with high blood?

Huh?: You may want to re-write this. I'm not sure what "bc powders" are and i think you mean high blood pressure but you didn't write that so i'm not sure. Try to write out the question more clearly and we'll try to help - thanks. ...Read more

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How can high blood acidity affect a person?

Who makes the call?: Real "high blood acidity" is a low blood ph which is seen in some serious real illnesses and in people exercising to their limit. There are a bunch of phony internet sites that advise people to self-diagnose "high blood acidity". They are obvious fakes, linked to prescientific mysticism, and are designed to deceive ("acid will eat you from within.") don't reward people who've lied to you. ...Read more

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What is good medicine for high blood tension?

What is good medicine for high blood tension?

Depends: There are many good options for whatever age. The right medicine is determined by what is causing the high blood pressure, how high it is, other meds you are taking, and insurance coverage, and other factors. ...Read more