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A 37-year-old female asked about a male:

What could cause consistent low neutrophils count? last test 2 weeks ago show 1.05, wbc 2.4, lymphocytes 1.3. 5 lots of bloods taken in last 7 months with little change. constant mouth ulcers, increased headaches and constant bone pain in both legs?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Leukopenia, low neut: A hematologist should be involved in this situation of abnormally low white cell count and neutropenia which point to a bone marrow disorder. It can be caused by a viral infection or a serious primary bone marrow disease. Further hematological testing would be ordered by the hematologist.

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