A 37-year-old member asked:
can hypothyroidism cause low white blood cell count?
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Integrative Medicine 24 years experience
Not usually: Hypothyroidism is not known to cause a low wbc. Low white cell count could be due to infection or toxicity.
4858 viewsAnswered Jan 1, 2019
Last updated Jan 1, 2019
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