Disease Information for Polycythemia/Secondary polycythemia

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Facial Malar flush/rash
Head fullness
Plethora/Red face/Ruddy look
Clubbing
Clubbing of fingers/toes
Red/erythema skin discoloration
Erythroderma
Facial erythema
Facial flushing/Beet red
Facial rash
Flushing
Drowsiness/somnolence
Headache worse lying down
Tobacco Habit/Excess
Bloodshot eyes/Conjunctival injection
Red Eyes Bilateral
Scleral Injection
Disease Progression
Course/Acute
Course/Chronic disorder
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Ayerza/Chronic mountain sickness
Patient/Chronic obstructive lung disease
Laboratory Tests
Microbiology & Serology Findings
Stool Microscopic polys present
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
RBC/2,3 Diphosphoglycerate
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
WBC
Hematocrit (Lab)
Hemoglobin (Lab)
RBC/Red Blood Count (Lab)
WBC/White Blood Cell Count/Leukocytes (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Pathology
Bone Marrow/Hypercellular
Isotope Scan
Isotope/RBC mass increased/chromium 51 labeled
Electrodiagnosis
Pulse oximetry/low O2 saturation
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Polycythemia vera
Associated Disease & Complications
Cerebral vascular accident
CVA Hematologic disorders/Cause
Epistaxis/nosebleed
Hyperviscosity syndrome
Hypoxemia
Hypoxia, systemic
Livedo reticularis
Polycythemia
Polycythemia (compensatory)/secondary/anoxia
Thromboembolic disease
Thrombophlebitis Arm/Deep Vein
Thrombophlebitis, deep vein
Leg ulcers
Hyperviscosity
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Erythrocyte disorder (ex)
CLASS/Hematologic (category)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Blood volume/increase/high
Pathophysiology/Increased RBC mass
Process
PROCESS/Biochemical (category)
PROCESS/Reference organ/system (category)
PROCESS/Vegetative-Autonomic/Endocrine (category)
Treatment
Other Treatments
TX/Phlebotomy.
Definition
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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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