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Low blood levels

My son has a chronic condition his reds,whites and platelets run low.  He also has issues with his calcium and potassium running low.  His hypothalamus doesn't function correctly.  No one can figure out why his blood levels constantly drop.  His most recent test white blood count 2.0 red blood count 2.35 platelet count 71.  This blood test his potassium and calcium came back up. He has had 5 bone marrows done and nothing has shown up to explain why his blood would be dropping like this.  He gets a Nuelasta and Aranesp shot every 2 to 3 weeks.  His hematologist is trying to figure out what is going on but he is not really sure what to do.  We have been to the Siteman Cancer Center in St.Louis, St.Louis University Hospital.  He has been hospitalized in ICU for weeks due to his levels dropping to dangerous levels.  His sodium and magnesium also get low.  His sodium has been high before. his Feratain level is so high that the doctor doesn't want him to have anymore blood transfusions.  Do you have suggestions as to what might be going on?
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1756321 tn?1547095325
Lab info below is from Dr Kaslow. I would add that I had severe vitamin B12 deficiency with normal MCV - called masked megaloblastic anaemia.

"The number of red blood cells is decreased in:

Iron deficiency (should see a low MCV)
Vitamin B6, B12, and/or Folic Acid deficiency (should see a high MCV )
Chronic Disease (Liver dysfunction (liver function tests might show abnormalities, kidney dysfunction (chemistry tests and the BUN, creatinine may be abnormal).
Hereditary anemia(s).
Free radical pathology.
Toxic metals.
Catabolic Metabolism

Platelets are often decreased in:

Decreased Production

Marrow depression (aplastic anemia, radiation, chemotherapy, drugs)
Marrow infiltration (acute leukemia, carcinoma, myelofibrosis, multiple myeloma)
Megaloblastic anemia (B12 and/or folic acid deficiency)
Congenital

Increased Destruction:

Immunologic (ITP, infectious mononucleosis (EBV), SLE, Lymphoma, CLL)
Drugs (chemotherapy, heparin)
Dilution due to overhydration
Coagulation disorders ( DIC, septicemia, hemolytic-uremic syndrome, TTP, large hemangiomas, heart valve, eclampsia)
Hypersplenism
Platelet aggregation or large platelets
Rubella
Liver dysfunction (cirrhosis).
Idiopathic Cytopenic Purpura (ITP), a condition possibly related to viral infection, autoimmunity or chemical toxin.

Causes of Decreased WBC

Hepatitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Adrenal dysfunction
Rheumatoid arthritis
Influenza (early stages)
Vitamin and mineral deficiencies"
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