Knowledge Check

Sort diseases associated with thrombocytosis into appropriate bucket below

Post splenectomy
Infection
Iron deficiency
Inflammatory bowel disease
Chronic myelogenous leukemia
Myelodysplastic syndrome
Essential thrombocythemia
Primary thrombocytosis
Secondary thrombocytosis

What is/are treatment options for a patient with secondary thrombocytosis?

a
Aspirin
b
Plateletpheresis
c
Treat underlying cause
d
Splenectomy
e
Hydroxyurea