Headache and phlebotomy
Did phlebotomy reduced your headache ?...
Blue Horizon Test results not recognised
Good afternoon, I dropped my recent Blue Horizon test results of to my Doctor this morning....
For reasons best known to the phlebotomy department, my CA 125 result had either not been recorded or wasn't done and although my consultant ...
Phlebotomy and heart rate
For those having polycythemia. Does your heart rate increased after phlebotomy.?...
He has recommended a different tx approach for my Polycythemia Vera....
Just wondered if anyone else has problems getting blood tests done at their GP surgery. I went to mine to ask for a hba1c test ( I am type 2 ...
Yesterday? Not Inappropriately Happy, but a Pretty Good Day!
So, my first phone call of the day yesterday was to the Royal Sussex County Hospital ( RSCH ) PALS Department. A very nice, young woman, name...
I took advice from those of you who very kindly responded, and ordered further blood tests for Vit D, ferritin, folate, TPOaB and TPGaB? I ha...
Low Dose Aspirin
Hi PBC folks, I am having issues with thick blood and was referred to a hemotologist. He ran some genetic tests and said I was negative for d...
Can a PV Patient Turn Myelofibrosis So Fast?
I am a male PV patient of 50 years old. Diagnosed in August, 2018....
Rare blood group AB Rhesus Negetive
Anyone got this rare blood group I have my bloods taken regularly and when I went to the phlebotomist in hospital we were chatting I was sayi...
I am 22 years old male and I have polycythemia
my HB is 18 RBC count is 6.3 WBC ( 7.5 ) and PLT ( 156 ) normal. HCT is 56 at 18 age when i was first tested my HB by 17.6 ( before that i ha...
Anyone got haemochromotosis?
Hi all, a new diagnosis, as if there wasn't already enough to deal with. Because I have secondary polycethemia like others here ( too much ha...
Having a wobble!
When I started this chemo my CA125 was in the low 400s, now it has gone up to 722....
I’m done with GP’s and Hospitals
From now on, I’m just going to sink into my bed and take whatever is coming. I’ve had it with medics and hospitals....
NHS cracks showing..!
I’m a strong supporter of the NHS and the frontline staff who keep it going but the cracks were definitely showing this week. First of all on...
DAY 30 ......... THE JOURNEY STARTS HERE
Arrived at hospital for my repeat scan on my left leg at 8.30am for my 9am appointment saw a different radiologist quite a chatty young man w...
Need some coping advice.
Good day all. I never post but do read all posts daily and send prayers....
1st visit to Nurse specialist after starting Hydrea
Wed Fri and the 75 mgs of aspirin each day, after 9 pills, today I had a hospital appt, and my platelets are down to 571, very relieved, my h...
Rant coming up
I've used Medichecks a number of times, and always found them very good. The painful bit has always been going to the nearest phlebotomy depa...
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