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Elevated Segmenter On Cbc
28y/o female w/pmh hashimoto's thyroiditis. Cbc wnl except elevated segmented neutrophils 73.3 (42.0-71.0) and low lymphocytes 17.8 (24.0-44.) prob?
Probably Not: The number of each kind of WBC you have is in constant flux and changes depending on many different things. There is likely nothing pathological about your numbers and will likely be normal upon recheck. ...Read more
Share on twitter bookmark & share printer-friendly version a complete blood count (CBC) test measures the following: •the number of red blood cells (rbc count) •the number of white blood cells (wbc count) •the total amount of hemoglobin in the blood •the fraction of the blood composed of ...Read more
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While your B12 level is above normal, that in itself is not a cause for concern. However, sometimes it is high due to liver damage and bone marrow disorders. If these are excluded by other tests, then you can ignore it. See this site for more info on this topic.
http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003705.htm ...Read more
Why I have monocytes, absolute elevated if everything else in CBC (includes diff/plc) test is normal?
Probably no reason: The reference range is set so that 5% of healthy folks will test high. I'm going to assume there are no abnormal forms, that you do not have anything to suggest typhoid fever or advancing tuberculosis, and that this is an anomaly found on routine lab work. If so, stop worrying about it. ...Read more
Not tested in CBC:
In CBC test lab uses venous blood and will count and measure cells in the blood like red cells, white cells and platelets.
To test for co2 you need arterial blood gases, plasma or serum and is usually for conditions like metabolic acidosis in which case will increase co2 values. Also in cases of COPD and respiratory acidosis can have co2 elevated. ...Read more
Lowish neuts, maybe?: Percentages don't give much useful information, and absolute white cells counts are of importance if and only if they're considerably away from the reference range, which is set so that a few percent of healthies fall outside. Many folks simply run low-neutrophils for a lifetime without a problem. How do you FEEL? ...Read more
CBC test results: Elevated MCHC, elevated MCH, bottom of range for Haematocrit, everything else within normal ranges. What do these results mean?
Nothing: Your physician may want to repeat them. I trust you do not have spherocytosis or if you do, that you've been worked up. At most, a reticulocye count may be in order. Sometimes the machines can be a bit mis-calibrated. High MCHC is quite uncommon and if you feel well I wouldn't be troubled. Reference ranges are set so that a few percent of healthies fall outside on either end. ...Read more
My CBC is normal with the exception of my elevated RBC (6.12 h) and low MCV (73.9 l) and MCH (24.1 l). I'm asian, can anyone explain this to me?
I had a slightly elevated mean cell hemoglobin concentration in my recent bloodwork. Other CBC normal. What can cause this? I was fasting on that day
Work up: Ignore the MCHC. Reference ranges are set so a few percent of healthies fall outside on either end. Your physician will probably have you repeat the liver enzymes after two weeks off alcohol and meds, or perhaps proceed to a search for possible hepatitis, hemochromatosis, Wilson etc ...Read more
In a recheck of my cholesterol, my dr. Did a cbc. Should I be concerned with WBC 3.31, lymphocytes 47.1, segmented neutrophils 37.8?
All lab results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and your doctor is in the best position to do that. Having said that, your neutrophil counts is lower than normal and you may wish to consult this site and discuss the issue with your doctor.
http://www. Mercynorthiowa. Com/cbc-normal-ranges. ...Read more
I got my CBC test result and it shows that wbc: 2.2 basophil: 1 eosinophil: 1 stab: 0 segments: 32 lymphocyte: 54 monocyte: 12 is that normal?
30 year old female. Diangosis Hashiimoto's. Recent WBC 4.4, segmented neutrophils 42.7, lymphocytes 42.6. rest of CBC WNL. Previous Labs over past 10 years show similar readings with lowest in 2010 WBC 3.9, neutrophils 45.6, lymphocutes 38.7. Could this
Low WBC count:
Hashimoto's thyroiditis is an "auto-immune" disorder. Sounds like you need additional testing! See a Rheumatologist for a case review/work up/.opinion!
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Female 30 years. Diangosis Hashimoto's. Recent WBC 4.4, segmented neutrophils 42.7, lymphocytes 42.6, monocytes 12.0. Previous CBC over last 9 years seem to be occasionally similar. With lowest 2010 WBC 3.9, Neutrophills 45.6, Lymphocytes 38/7, monocyte
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I have a elevated temperature 99.2 during the day. Could stress cause this? I have a normal CBC & negative ANA test.
In CBC test everything was normal but RBC: 5.63 and HTC: 45.4%. also both triglycerides and cholesterol are highly elevated. Is it threatening?
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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. Having said that, it would have helped to have the actual values. It would be prudent to discuss the results with the doctor who ordered the tests as s/he knows more about your health.
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Monocytes slightly elevated in CBC immature granulocytes at max normal, and my cd 8+ is 3 times the max normal, and has been for 2 years...any ideas?
We need to see your: Need to see your CBC and differential count. If you can send us your complete blood count (CBC) result we can help you sort it out better. Monocyte counts are rarely of any consequence but it all depends on your WBC count and the different types of white cells (called Differential count). ...Read more
May have no change: When you have an infection, virus or other, the family of white blood cells that is fighting the most will be elevated. For example, in common viruses the lymphocytes will often be the predominant white blood cell by number. In some infections, more often with bacterial infections, the total white blood cell number, or wbc, will be elevated. ...Read more
If your CBC came up normal in all aspects except elevated WBC (14) can I dismiss luekemia as a threat?
Routine CBC, basophils elevated at 2.9%, basophils absolute normal at. 1, WBC normal at 5000. Does this mean anything?
Hard to guess: Lab results usually are numbers, and numbers are just numbers, with little meaning unless a doctor takes in the whole picture of what's going on with his patient. If the patient's blood basophil count is slightly higher than the reference range, the ordering doctor may or may not consider the result a problem, depending on the patient's previous results, her symptoms, and her medications. ...Read more
What does an elevated rbc count of 5.93 and Hct of 52.7 indicate in 70 year old male? Only other CBC abnormality is absolute monocytes of 1003.
Polycythemia: Elevated red blood cell parameters are concerning for polycythemia. Polycythemia can be reactive to another condition in the body (like chronically low oxygen) or without other associated medical conditions (polycythemia vera). Absolute monocytosis may be related. It has been noted in scientific literature as also seen in polycythemia vera. ...Read more
I have no idea why my temp has been elevated for last two months. Found out gallbladder fraction is 9%. Could fever be from that? Cbc ok. Metabolic ok
Wbc count elevated past 5 cbcs now dr says seeing a different type of WBC waiting on a hemotologist to come see me, what schould I expect to hear?
A working diagnosis: Whether you have a low-grade leukemia or other myeloproliferative / myelodysplastic syndrome. Many of these require no treatment and/or can be managed fairly easily. Since you are clever enough to have found healthtap, you will want to learn about your test results -- there will probably be a lot of gene studies and you'll be getting an education. Best wishes. ...Read more
2yr old CBC showed cytoplasmic vac toxic gran, micro2+ in october. Cbc in june showed low lymph and elevated mono but no smear. Should I still worry?
Lab data: You cannot follow lab results without a full understanding of their relationship to the clinical situation for which they were ordered. Cytoplasmic vacuoles and toxic granulations in wbcs may be present at a moment in time when neutrophils are helping to clear foreign materials from the body. Not sure what you are worried about, but doubt there is a necessity to continue. Be happy. Best. ...Read more
8 mon persisting fever, lymphnodes; HIV and all other negative, CBC monocytes elevated 14.5 should be 2-12%, ALT elevated 75 should be 5-65; help??
See details: It is time toconsider biopsy and culture of a lymph node ...Read more
My CBC came back indicating slightly elevated WBC and the statement "large platelets present". What does this mean?
Nothing: It is of no clinical significance. Just reporting incidental findings of normal variants. ...Read more
I have a blood test today CBC UREA ALT Anyway my ALT was slightly elevated 44 to be exact Dr said it's normal after fever but my fever was a week ago?
What would b the cause of chronic high T cell counts, cd4, 5, 7, and 8. A T-cell beta gene rearrangement, elevated IGG, elevated LGL's, but normal CBC?
Reason for doing it: What was the reason you got this done. In all patients we don't do T cell count, Immunoglobulin level estimation etc. What were your symptoms. Based on your answerc an give a better explanation. In any patient we do CBC- complete blood count with differential count. Only in people with suspected immunodeficiencies/hematological problems-dyscrasias is the term we use, detailed Tcell, B cell, Ig done ...Read more