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A 21-year-old female asked:

I had a cbc done and everything is normal, except eos absolute is 1.8. is this something to be concerned about?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
Any symptoms?: 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. Talk to the doctor who ordered the tests. Having said that, an absolute eosinophil count of 1.8 per warrants monitoring. Common causes of eosinophilia are allergies. asthma, skin inflammation and parasitic infestation.
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