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high wbc

my 3 y/o son got his cbc and his wbc count reaches 19500. neutrophils 0.79 the rest is normal. can anyone please give me some advise regarding these matter. thank u
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535822 tn?1443976780
his wbc is down thats good , possibly the infection has subsided.
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535822 tn?1443976780
This could be an indication of infection, has he been unwell lately?
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yeah, nose bleeding, high fever and no appetite for any kind of food
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535822 tn?1443976780
that is the reason for the high count , if he is fee of symptoms and has recovered get the tests done again they probably will have come down ..
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will wait for another week for his cbc and bloodsmear, hope all is well and okay, thanks for ur reply
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535822 tn?1443976780
thats good let us know the results ..good luck
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heres the update for my son's cbc and platelets count
hemoglobin - 13.4
wbc - 16.3 (his prev. wbc - 19.5)
neutrophil - 77
pmns - 77
platelet count - 463
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535822 tn?1443976780
Have you spoken to the doctor about these recent results , what did he say ?
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not yet still waiting for his blood smear on monday, these is just his cbc result
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hello heres my sons update on his blood smear
erythorocytes : mixture of of normocytic and microcytic cells with normochromia
luukocytes: increased with shift to the right. no atypical cells noted
schillings: neutrophil - 87, lymphocyte - 12, eosinophil - 1
platelets : adequate
remarks : shift to the right, rule out infection
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