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Hi! I have an appendicitis was diagnosed a month ago. The infection was so bad they had to put a drain in and I have been on IV antibiotics for a month. Today I had the drain removed. I am worried because now my white blood cell count which was elevated is now too low. 1st time all month it has come back low. what does that mean? Am I going to have to go back to the hosipital? Is it because I have been on so much antibiotics?
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