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Elevated White Blood Cell Count And Ruptured Ovarian Cyst
No: Unless infected.Get a more detailed answer ›
A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more
Was admitted to hospital a year ago with ovarian cysts. Was told that white blood cell count was triple the amount it should have been?
See a doc: A high white count can be indicative of many things such as infection or plain inflammation. It is normal to have a high white blood cell count when you are ill. Alone, this test doesn`t mean much and if you are asymptomatic your white count is likely normal now. See your doctor for proper follow up. ...Read more
Yes: Or simply stress -- even a cold shower can raise it to 20, 000. I'm seriously concerned that you describe "cystic acne" but only list benzoyl peroxide. That's not nearly enough. You need to be under the care of a competent physician, probably a dermatologist, as cystic acne usually requires Isotretinoin or something else really powerful. Best wishes. ...Read more
My white blood cell count was 6.25... Is this normal or low? Is it okay to take prednisone for poison ivy with this WBC count?
Can having a cyst on my ovary and one breast or having a cold cause me to have a low white blood cell count?
NO: Not due to your symptoms, except ? viral etiology. ...Read more
Hi docs, would having a cyst on my ovary and one breast or having a cold cause me to have a low white blood cell count?
No: Ovaries are not connected to the urinary tract. ...Read more