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Polycythemia Vera (PV) eBook

This eBook has been developed by Silence Therapeutics as a general resource to improve understanding of Polycythemia Vera (PV).

It provides an introduction to some of the key topics relating to PV, including what causes it, how it is diagnosed and current treatment options. It also describes the reality of living with PV and provides practical tips on how to manage the condition effectively.

A special thanks to MPN Voice for sharing quotes from their members about living with the condition.

Disclaimer: the guidance provided in this eBook does not constitute nor replace medical advice. Please speak to your doctor about any lifestyle changes that may be appropriate for you.


  1. PV: key facts
  2. Making sense of PV
  3. Your guide to the symptoms of PV
  4. How PV is diagnosed and treated
  5. Living with PV: the impact on daily life
  6. Practical tips for managing PV
  7. Further reading