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What does elevated WBC and platelets means?

What does elevated WBC and platelets means?

Many things: Elevated WBC can be due to many different reasons as can the increase in platelets. I recommend that you see a hematologist so that the abnormalities can be evaluated, worked-up and a diagnosis determined. ...Read more

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Elevated chronic WBC, platelets, gran#, lymph# mono#, RDW what could be wrong with me? Going on 4 6 months. Seen hemo doc doing more blood work.

Elevated chronic WBC, platelets, gran#, lymph# mono#, RDW what could be wrong with me? Going on 4 6 months. Seen hemo doc doing more blood work.

Could be serious: This can be any of several marrow diseases, or "just you." Expect an answer from the heme doc. Glad you are taking a proactive approach. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I have taken a blood test and my results came back elevated WBC at 12.6 and platelets 666... Should i be concerned? Aside from that I have no symptom

Follow it: Your physician will probably want to keep an eye on this in case this actually is essential thrombocythemia, a mild chronic illness that's generally easily managed, rather than just a blip. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What does elevated WBC 14k and very low platelet count indicate? Child experience low grade fever approx. 1 week, cough, runny nose and is lethargic.

What does elevated WBC 14k and very low platelet count indicate? Child experience low grade fever approx. 1 week, cough, runny nose and is lethargic.

Repeat labs soon. : This could be infection, buy may be something more serious. I would have the blood counts rechecked very soon. Most children with viral infections will perk up with treatment of the fever. If this is not the case, please call your pediatrician. ...Read more

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What does elevated WBC 14k and very low platelet count indicate. Child experience low grade fever approx. 1 week, cough, runny nose and is lethargic?

What does elevated WBC 14k and very low platelet count indicate. Child experience low grade fever approx. 1 week, cough, runny nose and is lethargic?

See a doctor now!: These symptoms and lab tests suggest the possibility of a serious infection and you child needs to be seen. Could also be an autoimmune reaction resulting in low platelets. ...Read more

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What causes elevated platelets, wbc, sed rate positive ANA and anemia?

Infection: While the can be other possible causes, infection would be most likely to cause all of these abnormalities at once. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what is the likely medical condition with elevated platelets wbc, sed rate positive ANA and anemia?

Could you tell me what is the likely medical condition with elevated platelets wbc, sed rate positive ANA and anemia?

Not Enough info: Each abnormal results will give you their own differentials. That means too many to list here. Infectious or autoimmune diseases need to be ruled in or out asp . Not enough information to comment on the anemia. You need to follow up with your doctor for further work up and treatment without delay. ...Read more

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Hi I have a elevated WBC 14.6 from past on year.hb16.9 RBC 5.29 platelets 260 is this is something to worry.I have been diagnosed cervical spondylosis?

Hi I have a elevated WBC 14.6 from past on year.hb16.9 RBC 5.29 platelets 260 is this is something to worry.I have been diagnosed cervical spondylosis?

Perhaps.: Most common reason for high WBC is reactive, reflecting inflammation or infection. Medications (lithium, prednisone, others) can do this. Endocrine disease can do this. However, persistently high WBC over a long period without explanation may be a blood disorder. Myeloproliferative disorders are blood diseases where excess blood cells are made w/o other cause. Ask your doctor about this. ...Read more