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Is there an alternative treatment for essential thrombocytosis?
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Dr. Gamal Boutros
Neurology
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In brief: Thrombocytosis
You really need to work with your hematologist--depending how high platelets, genetic factors, your bone marrow tretment low dose aspirin, hydroxyurea, anagrelide--also weght loss, stopping smoking, hydration--the fear is blood clots.

In brief: Thrombocytosis
You really need to work with your hematologist--depending how high platelets, genetic factors, your bone marrow tretment low dose aspirin, hydroxyurea, anagrelide--also weght loss, stopping smoking, hydration--the fear is blood clots.
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