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A 25-year-old female asked:

Can ibs lead to a low wbc? pains after i eat, and bowel movements very often. ct showed bowels look normal and labs were good besides a 3.16 wbc.

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Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine 46 years experience
No: Would have the WBC rechecked. Some people just run low counts or you may have had an inter-current viral process. Just follow up with your doctor.
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