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Can serious infection be present without any abnormality in a cbc?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes.

Some very serious infections by viruses, fungi and even some bacteria do not disturb the CBC much.
Treat the patient and not the lab!

In brief: Yes.

Some very serious infections by viruses, fungi and even some bacteria do not disturb the CBC much.
Treat the patient and not the lab!
Dr. Dan Fisher
Dr. Dan Fisher
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