- Expertise and experience. Mayo Clinic has developed a large essential thrombocythemia practice with highly experienced specialists.
- Team approach. At Mayo Clinic, you will be treated by a multidisciplinary team of specialized experts, collaborating on your care.
- Care at Mayo Clinic revolves around you. We listen closely to your needs to find the right treatment. We do our own lab tests, which means less waiting for results. And we explain our findings in plain language.
- Newest technology and research. Mayo Clinic pioneered the development of innovative drugs to treat symptoms of essential thrombocythemia. Mayo leads many international efforts for essential thrombocythemia and similar disorders.
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At Mayo Clinic, we assemble a team of specialists who take the time to listen and thoroughly understand your health issues and concerns. We tailor the care you receive to your personal health care needs. You can trust our specialists to collaborate and offer you the best possible outcomes, safety and service.
Mayo Clinic is a not-for-profit medical institution that reinvests all earnings into improving medical practice, research and education. We're constantly involved in innovation and medical research, finding solutions to improve your care and quality of life. Your doctor or someone on your medical team is likely involved in research related to your condition.
Our patients tell us that the quality of their interactions, our attention to detail and the efficiency of their visits mean health care — and trusted answers — like they've never experienced.
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