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Low white blood cell count (transfusions required), pelvic infection (no response to antibiotic) Doc suspects autoimmune but stumped. Ideas?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Not autoimmune

rather could be immunodeficiency, and the low white cell count?can be due to several causes.
Immunodeficiency, can be primary or secondary, the latter could be your case, again for a multitude of reasons, overwhelming infection, certain drugs that suppress the immune system, certain viral infections, superbugs, and others. You may need a combination of IV antibiotics and a team approach, good luck

In brief: Not autoimmune

rather could be immunodeficiency, and the low white cell count?can be due to several causes.
Immunodeficiency, can be primary or secondary, the latter could be your case, again for a multitude of reasons, overwhelming infection, certain drugs that suppress the immune system, certain viral infections, superbugs, and others. You may need a combination of IV antibiotics and a team approach, good luck
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