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Non viral causes of high monocytes 16%? 4 y/o w/Symptoms: recurring fever, cyanosis, joint pain, no appetite, swollen lymph nodes. FH of JRA & Lupus.

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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In brief: Not the key

As a pathologist and lab specialist, I would discourage you from paying any attention at all to percentages, or to monocytes unless the absolute count is well over 1000.
Sounds like a JRA variant if it is clear there is no heart defect or endocarditis

In brief: Not the key

As a pathologist and lab specialist, I would discourage you from paying any attention at all to percentages, or to monocytes unless the absolute count is well over 1000.
Sounds like a JRA variant if it is clear there is no heart defect or endocarditis
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