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what can cause ongoing (6 months) elevated wbc and neutrophils in a 1 year old? chronic wheeze not responding to asthma/allergy meds. other tests norm

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Dr. Aarathi Rangachar
Pediatrics 20 years experience
Lamictal? : Lamictal is known to cause blood count variation and respiratory symptoms , especially under 2 yrs of age . Please chk with your neurologist for further evaluation .
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Define "elevated": When you post a question it helps if you provide actual data, not assumptions. A 6 mo tends to run higher WBC counts than older kids or adults. With no number to look at I can't assume there is a problem.

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