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Confronting Educational Needs in Treatment of Myelofibrosis

An educational live and enduring activity provided by i3 Health has demonstrated significant learning outcomes for the management and treatment of patients with myelofibrosis. Myelofibrosis, considered a form of chronic leukemia, is a rare type of myeloproliferative neoplasm. An estimated one-third of individuals who have myelofibrosis will not show any symptoms in the early stages of the disorder, which can last many years. However, as the disease develops, they will begin to exhibit symptoms s...

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When Should Ruxolitinib Be Used for Myelofibrosis or PV? With Srdan Verstovsek, MD, PhD

Myelofibrosis, a rare myeloproliferative neoplasm, can cause severe anemia, splenomegaly, and debilitating symptoms. It can present either as a primary condition or as a secondary condition following the transformation of essential thrombocythemia or polycythemia vera (PV), a slow-growing blood cancer in which the bone marrow produces an excess of red blood cells and often of white blood cells and platelets. Last week at the Society of Hematologic Oncology (SOHO)'s Seventh Annual Meeting, Srdan ...

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