We are specialists in the latest techniques for diagnosing and treating all types of cancer, including blood cancers and myeloproliferative disorders. We have teams of highly trained cancer specialists that are experts in this disease who work together to evaluate the newest, evidence-based approaches so we can offer these to every patient – without delay.
Common myeloproliferative disorders are:
There are also very rare myeloproliferative disorders that don’t fall into any of the groups above.
Most often people with myeloproliferative disorders are diagnosed after a routine blood test done for other purposes. It’s not uncommon for you to have no symptoms associated with the disease. Doctors typically use blood tests to diagnose myeloproliferative disorders.
You might also have some other tests, including:
If you do have symptoms, they might include:
The aim of treatment usually is to control symptoms rather than cure. The treatment you have depends on your type of myeloproliferative disorder. Your consultant haematologist will assess your symptoms, diagnosis and general health together with a team of oncologists (doctors specialising in cancer), pathologists, radiologists and nurses to decide the best course of treatment for you.
GenesisCare is a leading private provider of cancer care, offering the latest innovations and techniques that are proven to be safe and effective. If you choose us for your treatment, you’ll be under the care of a team of experts, including consultant oncologists and haematologists. They’ll design a personalised care plan based around your diagnosis and preferences, with treatment starting within days if needed. Every patient is also supported through their journey with life-changing therapies, such as exercise medicine and psychological support.
Our dedicated cancer centres are convenient and easy-to-access. You can use your private medical insurance, and we’re recognised by all leading insurers.
Throughout the COVID-19 outbreak, our priority is to continue providing the very best cancer care. We have meticulous measures in place to ensure our patients receive the treatments they need safely and without delay. You can find out more about our COVID-19 safety measures here.
We are proud that so many patients rate our care as excellent as we help them through their cancer journey. Find out more about the unique experiences of people who have had their cancer diagnosis or treatment at GenesisCare in our patient stories section.
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