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White Blood Cell (Definition)

Body blood cell that responds to inflamation or infection or ...Read more


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WBC 12.1, Lymphocyte 3.9, ANC 7.1. What does this mean?

WBC 12.1, Lymphocyte 3.9, ANC 7.1. What does this mean?

Any symptoms?: 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 not a cause for concern.
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What does it mean when your wbc level is 14.9?

It usually means: You have an infection somewhere that is causing it to rise above normal. Do you have some type of infection? ...Read more

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Wbc 6.4 neut 4.2, lymphs1.5 back in 2001 today 2014 wbc5.7 neut 3.7, lymphe 1.2 what does this mean?

Wbc 6.4 neut 4.2, lymphs1.5 back in 2001 today 2014 wbc5.7 neut 3.7, lymphe 1.2 what does this mean?

Variable: There is a great deal of variability in lab tests like a CBC which includes the WBCs and differential which you listed. These values can vary day to day, even hour to hour, depending on the situation. There is only minimal difference in the values you listed, likely not too significant but if you are concerned, see your doctor for further information/evaluation. ...Read more

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What does 5 wbcs/hpf mean?

What does 5 wbcs/hpf mean?

Depends: 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, if you mean in urine results, it is suggestive of infection. Specifically it means that five white blood cells were seen in each high power field of the microscope. ...Read more

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Does a 2.7 WBC mean something is wrong?

Does a 2.7 WBC mean something is wrong?

See below...: Leukopenia (decreased number of white blood cells) may be seen in various clinical conditions including infections, congenital deficiencies, chemotherapy and some other medications, radiation, toxins, leukemia, aplastic anemia, autoimmune disease, bone marrow infiltration by cancer, etc. Consulting a hematologist is recommended. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what can it mean if my WBC is high?

It depends: It depends how high. It can be related to meds, infection or blood disorders. You need to provide specific information. How high is high? ...Read more

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What does a 14.2 WBC mean? Should I be super worried?

What does a 14.2 WBC mean? Should I be super worried?

Not yet: Labs mean nothing apart from the patient history and physical exam. If someone wishes, they can raise their white count to perhaps 25 by spending fifteen minutes in a very cold shower. It's more important that no abnormal cells were reported on your smear. Follow-up as your physician directs, if at all. ...Read more

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My ANC is 11.6 and my WBC is 15.6 what could this mean?

Hard to say: Best to ask the person who ordered the tests as they know what they are looking for. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my results were: WBC 1.8 and gra 0.6?

Low WBC: 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, your total White Blood Cell count and granulocyte counts are low and you should consult your doctor at your earliest. ...Read more

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My LEUKOCYTES was 2+ and my WBC was 10-20. What does that mean?

Urine, right?: There may be vaginal contaminating or a badder infection. Your physician will sort this out. ...Read more

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Normal levels of WBC and 3, 7% basophill 221ul. What does that mean?

See below...: A mild increase in basophils is a reactive and very non-specific finding that may be associated with a whole variety of clinical situations including infections and inflammatory states. I doubt that a mild increase in the absolute basophil count of a little over 200 (normal up to 100) is significant, especially in the context of a normal WBC count. ...Read more

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Pus cells (WBCs) Numerous in my urine report. What does it mean plz help?

Pus cells (WBCs) Numerous in my urine report. What does it mean plz help?

Numerous WBC in urin: You may have a UTI or vaginitis (UTI more likely with lots of cells).Are you having burning with urination? Would f/u with doctor you may need antibiotics ...Read more

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What does it mean if my WBC was at 4.7 and 3 weeks later jumped up to 8.2?

Normal range: The body makes new mature WBC all the time. You are in a normal range for the mature WBC s ...Read more

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What could it mean if a WBC is 4.41 one week and exactlyna week later it is 6.3?

What could it mean if a WBC is 4.41 one week and exactlyna week later it is 6.3?

See below: It could be normal variation or the low count could have been from a viral infection which has resolved. ...Read more

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Cbc showed WBC of 12.7. What does that mean?

Cbc showed WBC of 12.7. What does that mean?

Slight increase: This shows a slight increase in the total number of white blood cells (wbc). It could be due to a variety of reasons- mild infections, meds, for example- get it reviewed with your ordering physician. ...Read more

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Does a WBC count of 12, 000 mean anything serious?

Does a WBC count of 12, 000 mean anything serious?

See below...: A common cause of increased WBC is represented by infectious/inflammatory conditions; however, other clinical associations are possible including more serious diseases like leukemia. It is important to know what type of cell causes the increased wbc. Is it because of an increase in neutrophils or lymphocytes? A CBC with differential and morphology would be a reasonable next step. ...Read more

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My WBC is 10.6 but my Neutrophils (Absolute) is High at 7.9 can you tell me what this means?

Any symptoms?: 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, if you do not have any symptoms, it not a cause for concern.
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.
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Befor 2 month my wbc=9.5 but now my WBC count =15.9 what can this mean and is this dangerous level?

High white count: It could mean infection, inflammation, or leukamoid reaction to stress. Need a differential with the WBC and history and physical, too. I have seen more than one case of inaccurate lab results. Best to see your physician and repeat it, if necessary. It is high, but non-specific for any one illness without more information. ...Read more

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I did a CBC test recently and these were some of my results WBC 3.4, hb 10.8, haematocrit 35.9, mean cell hb 24.4 & mean cell hb conc 30.1. Is this ok?

I did a CBC test recently and these were some of my results WBC 3.4, hb 10.8, haematocrit 35.9, mean cell hb 24.4 & mean cell hb conc 30.1. Is this ok?

Family practice: Your WBC count is a little low. Not real bad however. A viral illness can give your a low level. Your hg is a little low as well. That means you are slightly anemic. Women still with a menstral cycle can and usually are slightly anemic. Iron supplements would be helpful if you are symptomatic. These levels I wouldn't be overly concerned unless you are symptomatic. ...Read more

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What could these labs mean? Wbc 14.8 rbc 9.4 hgb 11.0 plt 143

That your: Total WBC is a little elevated. Many possibilities without the clinical context hard to be specific. ...Read more

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What does low WBC and high monocytes mean?

Hard to comment: Without the actual numbers. How low? The monocytes may be a relative increase and not absolute. Ie a high percentage of a lower number may be perfectly normal in total number. ...Read more

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Wet Mount Rare WBCs What's this mean on my pap?

Wet Mount Rare WBCs What's this mean on my pap?

Nothing: All women have a few white cells on smear. A wet mount was evidently performed also, perhaps to look for garnerella or trichomonas. This is just a notation to let folks know that we did look under the microscope, and if we didn't make a note of anything worrisome, be glad. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Just had apendectomy, WBC is 18. What does this mean?

Acute inflammation: An elevated WBC count with appendicitis is a normal response of the body. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your WBCs are 9000 but your lymphocytes are 6000?

What does it mean when your WBCs are 9000 but your lymphocytes are 6000?

Lymphocytosis: This is lymphocytosis and could indicate a an immune problem or a bone marrow problem. You should see a hematologist for a correct diagnosis. ...Read more