Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

low red and white blood cell count causes

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
When both RBC and: Wbcs are affected several topics come to mind. The marrow may be stressed in response to infection, or due to a medication. This would also be a com ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
How low?: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
You're fine: Normal WBC. I trust lymphocyte and neutrophil counts were fine also. Take the prenisone for the poison ivy only if it's so bad you can't sleep otherwi ... Read More
4
4 thanks
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
When both RBC and: Wbcs are affected several topics come to mind. The marrow may be stressed in response to infection, or due to a medication. This would also be a com ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Follow with your doc: Unless you give us the exact numbers, we can not advise you what it all means. But your doctor , I am sure he/she can easily guide you.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not per se: High blood pressure by itself does not affect blood cell counts.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rotchford
40 years experience Addiction Medicine
Worth pursuing: Folate (folic acid) and B12 deficiencies might explain the findings. Worth pursuing to see what's up. It could be something more serious but commo ... Read More
A 15-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Too little info: It sounds like a liver problem, but without actually seeing your bloodwork and ultrasound or whatever other reports, it's virtually impossible to make ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: These numbers indicate that you are quite anemic. You should see your doctor or a gastroenterologist to determine if you are having any blood loss in ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Not always: Blood counts can be off only if the cancer is of the blood cells(leukemia). Otherwise most cancers do not effect the blood directly. Chemotherapy does ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month