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Low white blood count be low but lymphocytes high?

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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Calculate absolute #

It is not the percentages of blood cells that determine if they are high or low, but, rather the absolute count.
For example, if your total white blood cell count is 3000 and the lymphocytes are 60%, the total lymphocytes are 1800, which s normal.

In brief: Calculate absolute #

It is not the percentages of blood cells that determine if they are high or low, but, rather the absolute count.
For example, if your total white blood cell count is 3000 and the lymphocytes are 60%, the total lymphocytes are 1800, which s normal.
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