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Why do I need to see a hematologist with a low white blood cell count?

10 doctors weighed in
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Different causes

Many diffferent conditions can give you low white blood cells- from the most benign one such as race difference, congenital to the most serious one such as leukemia/ or other bone marrow problems.
Hematologist is a type of doctor who evaluates and manages various blood disorders and able to differentiate one problem to the other and would help your sort out the problem with your low white cells.

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In brief: Different causes

Many diffferent conditions can give you low white blood cells- from the most benign one such as race difference, congenital to the most serious one such as leukemia/ or other bone marrow problems.
Hematologist is a type of doctor who evaluates and manages various blood disorders and able to differentiate one problem to the other and would help your sort out the problem with your low white cells. Engage with a doctor for a more personalized answer ›
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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology , 15 years in practice
Dr. Angelica Balingit
Internal Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Further evaluation

If the white blood cell count is very low, and at risk for infections, it may mean a disorder of blood production in the bone marrow.

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In brief: Further evaluation

If the white blood cell count is very low, and at risk for infections, it may mean a disorder of blood production in the bone marrow. Engage with a doctor now ›
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Dr. Angelica Balingit
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