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Polycythemia Vera

Polycythemia Vera - How to prevent?

​At present there is no routine screening for polycythaemia vera. 

Individuals should seek medical attention if they have any of the above symptoms.
Currently there are also no proven preventive strategies for polycythaemia vera. 
However, adopting a healthy lifestyle may help to prevent disease. This includes: 
  • Eating a diet rich in fruits and vegetables
  • Quitting or not starting smoking
  • Limiting alcohol consumption
  • Regular exercise

Polycythemia Vera - Preparing for surgery

Polycythemia Vera - Post-surgery care