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White blood cell 4.27 ?

White blood cell 4.27 ?

Low normal: Normal white cell count is from 4 to 11. More information is needed about the differential count etc. 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

White Blood Cell (Definition)

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


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How does white blood cell donation?

The approach: Us to give WBC stimulating factor (neupogen) and then collect cells with a procedure called leukaphoresis. It takes several hours. ...Read more

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What are normal white blood cell counts?

What are normal white blood cell counts?

4500-10000: In adults: typically 4, 500-10, 000 white blood cells per microliter is considered normal. ...Read more

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How can high white blood cell be reduced?

White blood cells: There are many types of wbcs, and many causes for increases in numbers or percentages of particular wbcs. You need to provide more info and rephrase your question. ...Read more

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What happens when a white blood cell dies?

What happens when a white blood cell dies?

Recycled: Body recycles its dead cells, that included white blood cells as well as cells in other organs. Enzymes breakdown the proteins, fats and DNA and the components get reused. If there is inflammation and too many WBC accumulate and die, that results in pus formation. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. 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. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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What are the causes of low white blood cell?

What are the causes of low white blood cell?

Too many to list: Infections, medications, chemotherapy, hereditary conditions, bone marrow disorders, autoimmune disorders, an enlarged spleen, alcohol intake, B12 or Folic Acid deficiency, just to name a few. A hematologist is a physician with expertise in this area. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of low white blood cell?

What could be the cause of low white blood cell?

Low white cell count: Viral infections often cause leukopenia (low white blood cell count). Other causes: depressed bone marrow, poisoning, chemical burns, malnutrition, chemotherapy, radiation, etc. ...Read more

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Please tell me all symptoms of low white blood cell?

Please tell me all symptoms of low white blood cell?

Leukopenia: This depends on the cause. There is high susceptibility to infections, with signs & symptoms of infection if it occurs, generalized malaise & weakness. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I could lessen my white blood cell?

Can you tell me how I could lessen my white blood cell?

Depends on cause: What is your white cell count? Why would you want to lower it? Do you have a diagnosis? One needs to address the cause of elevated white cell count, if you have elevated white cell count. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: white blood cell?

One type: Body blood cell that responds to inflamation or infection or more rarely tumorous change. ...Read more

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Is white blood cell goes up or down naturally? No alternative meds to make it stable?

Is white blood cell goes up or down naturally? No alternative meds to make it stable?

White blood count: The white blood count, or neutrophil count, varies on a regular basis within a normal range, in response to various challenges to the immune system. It is normal for it to vary somewhat, and it would not be a good idea to take anything to try to make it not respond. If it raises to an abnormal level, it needs to be evaluated. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have had a series of fluctuating white blood cell counts: in the 3.0 range then 2.5 then 4.2. Should this be of concern? Is this up/down normal?

I have had a series of fluctuating white blood cell counts: in the 3.0 range then 2.5 then 4.2. Should this be of concern? Is this up/down normal?

Hematologist: Low white counts such as yours are not necessarily serious if your red cell series and platelet counts are normal. Occasionally this pattern is seen in connective tissue disorders like lupus, however. A hematologist is best qualified to evaluate and advise you and order the appropriate tests as well as arrange a proper follow-up schedule which is important. ...Read more

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What the happen if vagina always have white blood cell?

It's normal : Bacteria and white blood cells are normally present in the vagina. Foul- smelling discharge, heavy discharge, or bleeding are not normal. ...Read more

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What causes low red and white blood cell counts?

What causes low red and white blood cell counts?

When both RBC and: Wbcs are affected several topics come to mind. The marrow may be stressed in response to infection, or due to a medication. This would also be a common pattern in bone marrow production problems such as the myelodysplastic syndromes. Patients with acute leukemia can also present in this fashion. ...Read more

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What makes the white blood cell of a 2 year old high?

What makes the white blood cell of a 2 year old high?

Leukocytosis: This can be caused by infection, malignancy or other inflammatory processes. Need more info to be specific, but best to discuss this with the pediatrician. ...Read more

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Why would one need a white blood cell cytochemistry?

Why would one  need a white blood cell cytochemistry?

To understand WBC's: Cytochemistry can reveal WBC dysfunction. It is used in evaluating leukemias. ...Read more

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What are usual reasons for a white blood cell cytochemistry?

Normal vs abnormal: White cells and different type of abnormal cells. Wbc cytochemistry is or was a common test in leukemias. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your white blood cell and you have a low hemoglobin?

What does it mean when your white blood cell and you have a low hemoglobin?

Not clear: Your question did not say whether your white blood cell count was high, low, or normal. A low hemoglobin means you have fewer red blood cells than normal - anemia. There are many different causes for anemia. Discuss your test results with your doctor - you probably will need to discuss how you feel, get a physical examination, and probably have more lab test to make a diagnosis. ...Read more