Fort Lauderdale, FL
A 40-year-old female asked:
Went to diet dr. blood work 13 wbc with normal percentages. absolute neutrophils 9. absolute lymph 3.6 are these numbers signs of cancer? pcp said no
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Pathology 49 years experience
Agree with PCO: 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. Having said that, your blood count does not suggest cancer at all. If you have fever, recheck with your PCP, not diet dr.
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Last updated Aug 3, 2017
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