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  1. Genetics Home Reference: Familial erythrocytosis From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... Testing Registry: Erythrocytosis, familial, 4 Genetic Testing Registry: Familial erythrocytosis, 1 MedlinePlus Encyclopedia: Erythropoietin Test You might also find ...
  2. Genetics Home Reference: Polycythemia vera From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... to run in families. In some of these families, the risk of developing polycythemia vera appears to have an autosomal dominant pattern of inheritance. Autosomal dominant inheritance means that one copy of an altered gene in each cell ...
  3. ... pages (4 links) Patient support - For patients and families American Liver Foundation ... polycythemia, and chronic liver disease hepatic cirrhosis, dystonia, polycythaemia, ...
  4. Blood Disorders (National Library of Medicine)  
    Your blood is living tissue made up of liquid and solids. The liquid part, called plasma, is made of water, salts and protein. Over half of your blood is ...
  5. Essential Thrombocythemia Facts (Leukemia & Lymphoma Society) - PDF  
    ... and the blood are the offspring of that one mutant cell. Other MPNs include polycythemia vera and myelofibrosis . The effects of ET result ... is a theory that MPNs may occur in families; if so, they are a group of genetic diseases passed on from one generation to another. This idea is being studied ...
  6. Special Blood Donation Procedures (Merck & Co., Inc.)  
    ... be cured with apheresis. Directed or designated donation: Family members or friends can donate blood specifically for one another if the recipient's and donor's blood types ...
  7. Anemia in the Newborn (Merck & Co., Inc.)  
    ... fetus to the other, can cause anemia in one twin and too much blood (polycythemia) in the other twin. The placenta may separate ...
  8. ... the weak mutation is absent in an EPP family and two severe mutations are found, with at least one producing some ferrochelatase. In XLP, mutations of the ...
  9. What Causes Polycythemia Vera? From the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)  
    ... parents to children through genes. However, in some families, the JAK2 gene may have a tendency to mutate. Other, unknown genetic factors also may play a role in causing PV. Secondary Polycythemia Another type of polycythemia, called secondary polycythemia, isn' ...
  10. What Conditions or Disorders are Commonly Associated with Down Syndrome? From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)  
    ... have anemia (low iron in the blood) and polycythemia (high red blood cell levels), among other blood disorders. These conditions may require additional treatment and monitoring. 1 Hypotonia (poor muscle tone) . Poor muscle tone and ...
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