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Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Meniscus.: Meniscus (cartilage) tears, are the most common structural problem within the knee. Acl tears are also very common.

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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Medical history: Schilling counted the number of segments on each neutrohil. This gave rise to the terms "right shift" and "left shift"; the former is hypersegmented n ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Yes & normal: Normal neutrophil count is about 1500-8000. Being that you are on antibiotic suggests that you have an infection, and a for a person with bacterial i ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Nothing by itself : Absolute counts are all that matter. If neutrophil and lymphocyte absolute counts are near-normal, and all are well-formed, you're good to go.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
21 years experience Pediatrics
Mean concerned?: What is that number? A percent? Cannot diagnose or decide significance of one lab without clinical picture
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marek Bozdech
48 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Yes: Neutrophils increase in response to stimuli such as infection.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: Please consult this site for info. http://www.rcsb.org/pdb/education_discussion/educational_resources/struct_bio_hiv_lores.pdf
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Dr. Charles Lockhart
8 years experience Dentistry
Probably: A crown is placed to replace decay and or old fillings to give the tooth maximum life. It is designed to restore the tooth to normal form and function ... Read More
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A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Maybe Infection.: The elevation of neutrophils coukl mean bacterial infection, as these cells are important in fighting this kind of infection. The high hemohlobin se ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Fay
48 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Often yes.: Not invariably but there are instances in which an elevation in white count is seen in patient's with appendicitis.

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