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Do recent or current flu and cold and fever cause monocyte to be too low in a blood test with too high lymphocyte in the same test ?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: WBC differential

Yes, this can happen.
But you are taking lab tests too seriously out of the context of your current illness. Do not worry about these values, they will correct.

In brief: WBC differential

Yes, this can happen.
But you are taking lab tests too seriously out of the context of your current illness. Do not worry about these values, they will correct.
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