Myeloproliferative disorders and the hyperviscosity syndrome.


Myeloproliferative disorders and the serum hyperviscosity syndrome can rapidly manifest with emergent presentations. Hyperviscosity occurs from pathologic elevations of either the cellular or acellular (protein) fractions of the circulating blood. Classic hyperviscosity syndrome presents with the triad of bleeding diathesis, visual disturbances and focal… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.emc.2009.04.001


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