What Are the Common Symptoms of Polycythaemia?

Mild cases of polycythaemia may not cause symptoms, but common symptoms include:

Blurred vision
Chest pain
Muscle pain
Ruddy complexion
High blood pressure
Tinnitus or ringing in the ears

If polycythaemia is related to kidney cancer, liver cancer, or other erythropoietin-secreting tumours, the symptoms of these conditions, such as weight loss, abdominal pain or fullness, or jaundice may be predominant.

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