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My synovial fluid analysis report shows no infection but I have an elevated WBC after surgery. What could be wrong?

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Dr. William Walsh
Addiction Medicine

In brief: Surgery

An elevated white blood count can simply be from surgery alone, it does not always herald infection.

In brief: Surgery

An elevated white blood count can simply be from surgery alone, it does not always herald infection.
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