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What percentage of sperm count constitue low sperm count?

What percentage of sperm count constitue low sperm count?

Standard: A density of 14 million sperm per cc with a motility of 40 to 50 % is considered normal based on most recent who ppublication. Keep in mind that normal parameters are on a bell curve with most people being able to conceive with a normal count. ...Read more

Pollen (Definition)

Pollen is the equivalent of sperm for a plant. It is a genetically active product, seen on flowers usually, which the plants with the assistance of birds, bats and insects as well as the wind, uses to fertilize the egg of the plant to ensure a next generation. It also can be irritating, functioning as an allergen, leading to sneezing ...Read more


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High lymph count low eos count?

High lymph count low eos count?

Need some: Hard numbers. A high lymph percentage may not mean anything depending on the total white blood count. Not uncommon to see no eos on a 100 cell differential. ...Read more

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Low platelet count normal white cell count?

Low platelet count normal white cell count?

Thrombocytopenia: Several possible causes for low platelet count. You need to have an examination and discuss it with your doctor. It could be related to infections, bone marrow problem, spleen enlargement, autoimmune disease. ...Read more

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Will roseola cause blood platelet count drop?

Dr. David Jin Dr. Jin
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Will roseola cause blood platelet count drop?

Thanks for asking!: In roseola, the initial CBC (complete blood count) test may show thrombocytopenia (low platelet count). This is rate-limiting and will return to normal range once the disease subsides. ...Read more

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What does low WBC count, high lymphocyte count and low neutrophil count indicate?

What does low WBC count, high lymphocyte count and low neutrophil count indicate?

Need more info.: It would be useful to know the actual values and also the levels of other blood components. It would be preferably to discuss the results with the doctor who ordered the test as s/he has more info on your health and lab tests need to be interpreted in the clinical context. ...Read more

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Is 9.5% eosinophil count high?

Is 9.5% eosinophil count high?

Hard to say: More important that the percentage of eosinophils is the actual number of them in the blood. If your total white blood cell count is low, that % may be normal. If the total WBC is high, that % may equal a high absolute number of eos. In general, a slightly elevated % or absolute eosinophil count is most likely to be due to allergic disease. See your doctor or an allergist for more info. ...Read more

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High white count and low red cell count?

Details please: How high and how low? What is the mcv. Are the wbcs neuts or lymphs. Is this new or chronic? ...Read more

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Is high eosinophils count related to hiv?

Dr. Henry Ng Dr. Ng
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Is high eosinophils count related to hiv?

Depends: Eoisinophil counts can increase due to some infections (parasites), allergies and allergic reactions, connective tissue disorders, and some neoplasms (cancers). Hiv typically does not cause an elevation in these cells. However, if someone has an opportunistic infection like some kinds of parasites, the eopsinophil count can increase. Cd4 t-cells are typically affected by HIV infection. ...Read more

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What does a high RDW count 15.9, high WBC count 11.3, high neutrophil count 73.0, low lymphocyte count 20.3 mean or possibly indicate?

What does a high RDW count 15.9, high WBC count 11.3, high neutrophil count 73.0, low lymphocyte count 20.3 mean or possibly indicate?

Nothing by itself: I've had my RDW that high just from frequent blood donations. Your absolute neutrophil count is probably high -- did you have a recent infection? A recent cold shower? As a lab specialist, i'm always reminding folks that the numbers by themselves mean nothing except in the context of the history and physical exam. If you feel well and the white cells aren't described as abnormal, don't worry. ...Read more

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Can progesterone increase/influence WBC and eosinophil count?

Can progesterone increase/influence WBC and eosinophil count?

Generally it doesn't: Besides, why would you have had your Progesterone level checked in the first place. It varies during the cycle. ...Read more

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What would cause an elevated neutrophil count. 73% and a low lymphocyte count. 19.9%?

Probably normal.: Just about anything and everything. These numbers are not so abnormal. ...Read more

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Calcium count of 10.7, potassium count 6.0, WBC count 10.9, platelet count 800, ne count 7.2. What could be the cause? Stress?

Calcium count of 10.7, potassium count 6.0, WBC count 10.9, platelet count 800, ne count 7.2.  What could be the cause? Stress?

Discuss with doctor: There are other results we don't know and your doctor, the one who ordered the tests does know. What is most concerning to ooh at is a potassium of 6.0. That has to be treated asap to avoid cardiac problem. Please have it treated now, like right now, if not being treated to lower it, then worry about the rest after. Your kidneys have to be evaluated too. ...Read more

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My lymphocytes count is 41,absolute neutrophil count 2450 and absolute lymphocyte count is 2009. Haemoglobin 15.4 so why am having elevated count?

My lymphocytes count is 41,absolute neutrophil count 2450 and absolute lymphocyte count is 2009. Haemoglobin 15.4 so why am having elevated count?

Normal: 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, the results you provided are normal. for good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Will taking antihistamines for allergies lower my eosinophil blood count.

Will taking antihistamines for allergies lower my eosinophil blood count.

No: Anti-histamines will not reduce your eosinophil count. However, their number may be higher with ongoing exposure to allergens and with atopic dermatitis (allergic eczema). If you have no allergies, an increased number of eosinphils has many causes besides hodgkin's disease. As it seems you have allergy symptoms, see a board-certified allergist for appropriate evaluation. ...Read more

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High eosinophil count leading to infection?

Parasitemia?: High eosinophils do not "lead to" infection. Eosinophils may be elevated due to allergic conditions, or (more common outside of the us) due to parasites. Eosinophils associated with cancer or bone marrow issues is less common, but possible. ...Read more

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What foods increase sperm count?

What foods increase sperm count?

None: I do not have a solution for increasing sperm count. No foods/diet will help in this matter. ...Read more

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How to increase sperm count & sperm quantity?

How to increase sperm count & sperm quantity?

In most cases: You cannot, but first are you sure you 'need' to increase it? Have you had a bad semen analysis? ...Read more

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Low sperm count solution?

Low sperm count solution?

Depends on reason: It depends why-- if blockage then surgery to unblock, if hormones low then medicines to boost up, if testicles not working well then no specific treatment - usually ivf/icsi for fertility. And it also depends how low and what other abnormalities are seen. ...Read more

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What does high neutrophil & low lymphocyte count mean?

What does high neutrophil & low lymphocyte count mean?

It depends: One cannot look just at lynphocyte and neutrophil percentages. It must be interpreted in the context of the total white blood cell count. ...Read more