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Can essential thrombocytosis be inherited?

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Dr. Harris Cohen
Family Medicine
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In brief: Yes

Essential thrombocytosis can be inherited (autosomal dominant).
When inherited, it is called familial essential thrombocytosis. However, mutations can also occur later in life in a non-inherited pattern.

In brief: Yes

Essential thrombocytosis can be inherited (autosomal dominant).
When inherited, it is called familial essential thrombocytosis. However, mutations can also occur later in life in a non-inherited pattern.
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