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What does PCV stand for?

PCV stands for Polycythemia Vera (blood disorder)


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The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) adopted a positive opinion for Jakavi (ruxolitinib) for the treatment of adult patients with polycythemia vera (PV) who are resistant to or intolerant of hydroxyurea.
This report looks at the treatment of Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH), Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP), Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS), Myelofibrosis (MF) and Polycythemia Vera (PV), acquired orphan blood diseases which result in a sufferer's body not producing blood correctly.
The 2008 WHO classification of MPNs has added new entities, including chronic myelogenous leukemia, Philadelphia chromosome-positive (CML); chronic neutrophilic leukemia (CNL); polycythemia vera (PV); primary myelofibrosis (PMF); essential thrombocythemia (ET); chronic eosinophilic leukemia, not otherwise specified (CEL/NOS); mastocytosis; and myeloproliferative neoplasm, unclassifiable (MPN-U).