| THIS MESSAGE BOARD IS NO LONGER ACTIVE.
TO SEE OUR ACTIVE MESSAGE BOARDS, PLEASE GO HERE |
| | Re: Is Polycythemia a hereditary condition?
Re: Is Polycythemia a hereditary condition?
[ Back to Messages
Posted by Carlie
on September 05, 2000 at 13:43:52:
In Reply to: Is Polycythemia a hereditary condition? posted by Cathy on August 24, 2000 at 15:14:41:
My mother also has polycythemia, we aren't Jewish and she is most definitely not a man.
I'm unsure about the heredity of the disease, but I wanted to point out that unfortunately it affects other people as well.
I'm also wondering if it is hereditary.
: My father in law was just diagnosed w/ polycythemia. I know that this is a disease affects Jewish men and he is currently having blood drawn weekly. Does anyone know if this is a hereditary trait? Just wondering about my husband and son...
All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:20 PM.
Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!