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Low wbc and high lymphs

A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Low neutrophils: Your white count is low because your absolute neutrophil (granulocyte) count is low. I am trusting you do not have lupus or a big spleen from liver di ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Bacterial infection?: Most people with WBC counts like this have a bacterial infection of some sort. Discuss with your doctor.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
How do they look?: I've done this to myself just by staying in cold water for a while. Ignore the percentages, focus only on the absolute counts. If the white cells are ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shyamali Singhal
24 years experience General Surgery
Need to see a doctor: There are many things that it could be and you will need to see your doctor who may send you to specialist for further evaluation.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christian Schultheis
24 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Several things: Infection most likely in your age group. However, you need a good exam and full work up and review of the peripheral smear ( review of your blood on ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Need actual values: 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 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
I wouldn't worry: Reference ranges are set to include most but not all healthy folks. Your absolute lymphocyte count is a bit lower than most folks but this presents no ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends: 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 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
CBC: Your child 's CBC may represent an infectious process.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See below: 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 male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Just to be sure: These counts are low..So they want to be sure she is making normal amount of blood cells. It is probably due to a virus infection which will resolve i ... Read More
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