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My monocytes, neutrophils, and platelet counts are typically elevated. Is this cause for concern? I have lupus.

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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In brief: How high?

Reference ranges at set so that several percent of healthies fall outside on either end.
And nobody really understands why lupus and the meds often taken for it do raise counts. If the cells are normally formed, I would not be concerned.

In brief: How high?

Reference ranges at set so that several percent of healthies fall outside on either end.
And nobody really understands why lupus and the meds often taken for it do raise counts. If the cells are normally formed, I would not be concerned.
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