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low white blood cell count colon cancer

A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in 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
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allyson Ocean
22 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Michael's Mission: Please check out www.Michaelsmission.Org it is a very informative website about colorectal cancer.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in 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
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brandon Smithey
Specializes in Pathology
Possibly: While other diseases can cause low white blood cell counts, the possibility of cancer in the bone marrow is always raised when this is seen. Cancer c ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Rare things are rare: Most people's white blood cells go up or down in number, depending on the infections or inflammatory diseases that they get, the vast majority of whic ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
39 years experience in Dentistry
MD and DMD/DDS: You will need dental care to help you resolve your periodontitis. You also need a medical consult to help you interpret your blood tests. Many conditi ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Says who?: Tasking a cold shower can give you a high white count. If you feel well, the cells are all normal, and the elevation is mild, no further work up is in ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
Yes: Wbc is not a prominent issue in most cancers.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irina Hayrapetyan
11 years experience in Dentistry
No correlation: No significant correlation could be found between WBC count and oral cancer.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pankaj Kulshrestha
38 years experience in Thoracic Surgery
WBC: Lung cancer usually does not affect the WBC count.

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