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Does use of antibiotics increases WBC count.?

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Dr. Bahman Omrani
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Some antibiotics can cause an increase in the number of white blood cells.
Interestingly, the same antibiotics have been implicated in decreasing white blood cell counts. The clinical context is of out most importance in answering this question when observed in a patient.

In brief: Possible

Some antibiotics can cause an increase in the number of white blood cells.
Interestingly, the same antibiotics have been implicated in decreasing white blood cell counts. The clinical context is of out most importance in answering this question when observed in a patient.
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