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What does high absolute lymphocyte and atypical lymphocytes indicate?

What does high absolute lymphocyte and atypical lymphocytes indicate?

Viral infection: Most likely a viral infection. Seen in "mono" and similar infections. Need a through physical examination and additional studies. ...Read more

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What does high monocyte, lymphocyte, and WBC count mean?

What does high monocyte, lymphocyte, and WBC count mean?

Impossible: About a thousand different possibilities. You must provide us some context to this question. The better option, however, is to demand an explanation of your results from the physician who ordered the test. ...Read more

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What would high lymphocytes and low granulocytes indicate?

What would high lymphocytes and low granulocytes indicate?

Probably nothing: Are you talking percents or absolute numbers? Is the total WBC count normal? It is not uncommon or significant to have a high lymph percent and low neut percent. ...Read more

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What could a high lymphocyte and low neutrpjils means if you have lupus?

What could a high lymphocyte and low neutrpjils means if you have lupus?

Maybe nothing: These levels fluctuate wildly even from hour to hour, often with no obvious cause. They are never more than a small part of any medical puzzle ...Read more

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What does a high lymphocyte count in small intestines mean?

What does a high lymphocyte count in small intestines mean?

Unclear: Lymphocyte "count" usually refers to blood. In tissues lymphocytes can be benign and due to inflammation or autoimmune disease, but can also be malignant (not as common, especially in someone so young). A pathologist should be working on this for you to determine the meaning of the finding. ...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

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What does a high absolute lymphocytes 4896 mean? There are other highs on my cbc but this was the highest!

What does a high absolute lymphocytes 4896 mean? There are other highs on my cbc but this was the highest!

High end of 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, your lymphocyte count is at the high end of normal. However, your enlarged nodes warrant an evaluation, especially in light of the lymphocyte count. ...Read more

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What could a high monocyte, low lymphocyte and a high neutrophils in a child mean?

What could a high monocyte, low lymphocyte and a high neutrophils in a child mean?

Symptoms?: It is very hard to give meaning to lab values without the clinical context (symptoms) and the exact lab values (how high or low). In general, what you describe could be due to an infection, perhaps caused by a bacteria. More information could be helpful. ...Read more

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What does high neutrophils and low lymphocytes in a patient with gastroenteritis and pancreatitis indicate? Could this be a result of an autoimmune condition? On another occasion in the same patient, what about normal neutrophils but low lymphocytes prese

What does high neutrophils and low lymphocytes in a patient with gastroenteritis and pancreatitis indicate? Could this be a result of an autoimmune condition? On another occasion in the same patient, what about normal neutrophils but low lymphocytes prese

Neutrophils: Both conditions are acute inflammatory conditions and would cause this picture- high neutrophils and low lymphocytes. This is what is known as a left shift and is commonly seen. Although an autoimmune process may be an underlying cause this specific WBC reaction is not an indication of autoimmunity. ...Read more

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What is the cause for high reactive lymphocytes?

What is the cause for high reactive lymphocytes?

Viral infection: Viral infections like epstein barr (cause of mono), CMV and others are the usual causes of elevation of reactive lymphocytes. If these persist, it would be prudent to have a hematologist evaluate you. ...Read more

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What does a high nuetraphil and low lymphocyte count mean?

What does a high nuetraphil and low lymphocyte count mean?

Both white bld cells: Blood is made up of red blood cells (too few=anemia), platelets (important in clotting) and white blood cells. Normal WBC count is 4-10, 000. Most wbc's are either neutrophils (60-70%) or lymphocytes (30-40%). High neutrophils count (and thus lower lymphocytes) often means a bacterial infection. High lymphocyte ct may mean virus infection. These, of course, are only generalities. ...Read more

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What does low neutrophils and high lymphocytes mean?

What does low neutrophils and high lymphocytes mean?

Viral infection: Viral infection is a common cause but there are others. Requires a thorough physical examination and perhaps additional lab studies. ...Read more

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What does low lymphocyte high neutrophils mean? Have hodgkins for past 7 years?

What are the actual: Results? All lab results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the test is usually in the best position to do that. ...Read more

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What does a high neutrophil count & low lymphocytes & monocytes indicate? Neutrophil %(76(. Anc(3.42), absolute lymph(0.95), absolute mono(0.05)

What does a high neutrophil count & low lymphocytes & monocytes indicate?  Neutrophil %(76(. Anc(3.42), absolute lymph(0.95), absolute mono(0.05)

Probably nothing: Most adults have an absolute lymphocyte count of 1.6 x 10^3 or more, but it fluctuates chaotically. The stress of minor illness can drop it briefly in the absence of any other problem. Your physician can advise you depending on your health otherwise and may choose no follow-up. Everyone is wise to be checked occasionally for hiv. ...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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I have sle. What does a high neutrophil and low lymphocyte count mean? I also had a high active ptt, low co2, high creatine, high bun, and high anion

There is: There is a lot going here and we need more detail to comment. High creatinine could mean kidney involvement from lupus or dehydration----we need full labs in order to comment. Please repost. ...Read more

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What does a low lymphocyte and high monocyte mean?

What does a low lymphocyte and high monocyte mean?

Depends: This depends upon what is abnormal. If the percentages of lymphs are low and monos high, it is likely that some stress has caused an increase of cortisol level, driving both of these changes. If the absolute levels of these cell types are abnormal, there could be a more serious infection or a bone marrow disorder that requires further investigation. ...Read more

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Lymphocyte count with high cd19 - what can it mean?

Lymphocyte count with high cd19 - what can it mean?

Lots of B cells: A lymphocyte enumeration is a count of the lymphocytes in your blood. Lymphocytes primarily include t-cells, b-cells, and nk-cells. B-cells are identified by cd19, a marker on their surface. Have the doctor who ordered the test help you interpret the result. The number of b-cells (how how the cd19 count is), your age, blood vs bone marrow, and your symptoms help him/her interpret the results. ...Read more

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What to do if I have high lymphocytes. what does it mean?

What to do if I have high lymphocytes. what does it mean?

Lymphocytosis: Lymphocytes are one type of white blood cell. They can be elevated in various inflammatory and infectious disorders, as well as in some malignancies. Specifying the type, the degree of elevation, and possibly determining what markers they have on their surface can help exclude important things like leukemia or lymphoma. ...Read more

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When i can tell that the % of lymphocytes counts are too high? Thanks

When i can tell that the % of lymphocytes counts are too high? Thanks

CBC: Complete blood counts are accompanied by an assessment of the % of each type of white blood cells. This has very little meaning as a single value without a full clinical picture and knowledge of the patient and of diseases. ...Read more

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What does it mean when the lymphocyte count is high? Is it good or bad? And why?

What does it mean when the lymphocyte count is high? Is it good or bad? And why?

Viral: Usually if we do a blood count for a person with an infection would look at the total white count as well as the differential. A high white count with a lotto neutrophils suggest bacterial infection whereas a white count with a lot of lymphocytes is more suggestive of ireland flexion.
There is no value judgment per se whether it is good or bad. It is relative to the problem at hand. ...Read more

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What does it mean when my absolute lymphocyte is high and my reactive lymph is 0%?

What does it mean when my absolute lymphocyte is high and my reactive lymph is 0%?

You could have had: a recent viral infection which boosted your lymphocyte count. See your doctor within a month and get a repeat CBC with differential. That will tell if your lymphocyte count has come down. If not,you need further evaluation ...Read more

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I have a slightly high Lymphocytes count at 41%, what does that mean? And should I be concerned?

I have a slightly high Lymphocytes count at 41%, what does that mean? And should I be concerned?

Need more info: Lymphocyte count of 41% per se is no reason to worry. What is you total white blood cell count? ...Read more

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I have a normal lymphocyte percentage (36.6%); but, a lymph # of 3.2, which was marked as high? What can cause this? Should i be concerned?

No: The absolute lymphocyte count of 3.2 means nothing in and of itself. A modest lymphocytosis could go along with a viral infection, or may just be normal for you. ...Read more

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I have had a slightly high lymphocyte count for years, but dr has only just noticed. Is there any chance it could just be normal for me or bad news?

It's just you: Reference ranges are set so that several percent of healthies fall outside on either side. If you're older and actually seem sick and the absolute count's more than say 8000, a pathologist might check you out for preleukemia, though it's not really treatable. I'll bet it's nothing. ...Read more

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Lymphocyte a little high.. Should i be worried?

Lymphocyte a little high.. Should i be worried?

Depends: How high?
What are other counts?
Any other symptoms?
Any swollen glands?
Other illness? ...Read more

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What does it mean if there is lymphocyte enumeration, high cd19?

What does it mean if there is lymphocyte enumeration, high cd19?

Lots of B cells: A lymphocyte enumeration is a count of the lymphocytes in your blood. Lymphocytes primarily include t-cells, b-cells, and nk-cells. B-cells are identified by cd19, a marker on their surface. Have the doctor who ordered the test help you interpret the result. The number of b-cells (how how the cd19 count is), your age, blood vs bone marrow, and your symptoms help him/her interpret the results. ...Read more

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Given 1 yr of chronic high temp (99.5 to 100), is a relative lymphocyte percentage near 50% consistent over 3 tests in 9 months a cause for concern?

Given 1 yr of chronic high temp (99.5 to 100), is a relative lymphocyte percentage near 50% consistent over 3 tests in 9 months a cause for concern?

It depends,,,: This really depends on whether or not you have an underlying condition. If not, you might just have had a viral infection or something like that when your blood was tested. However, if you think you have some condition that affects the blood, you might want to see you doctor for evaluation. More tests are likely needed so see your dr. For them and the results of those you had. Good luck. ...Read more

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What to do if I have high eosnophils and lymphocytes?

What to do if I have high eosnophils and lymphocytes?

How high?: 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 results for the cell counts. ...Read more