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A 21-year-old male asked:

What causes low wbc and low neutrophil and high lymphocyte at the same time?

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Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Neutropenia : Low neutrophils: Deficiency of vitamin B12, folate or copper, inflammatory arthritis, cancer, immune problems, infections, Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria, medicines, or idiopathic (we don't know). So high lymphocytes can be relative to the low neutrophils. High lymphocytes; which one is high? can be from infections, cancer, allergies, inflammation. Your doctor can see the entire picture.

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Does a low percentage of the neutrophil cause the wbc to decrease?

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Close: Low percentage of neutrophils IS the evidence of a decreased wbc.
Last updated Apr 6, 2019


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