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The WBC count is usually included in a test that measures your complete blood count (CBC). A low white blood cell count or a high blood cell count may ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leukocytosis

Leukocytosis is a condition in which the white cell (leukocyte count) is above the normal range in the blood. ... It is frequently a sign of an inflammatory ...

care.diabetesjournals.org/content/27/2/491

An elevated white blood cell (WBC) count is a predictor of cardiovascular mortality independent of the effects of smoking and other traditional risk factors ...

www.froedtert.com/benign-hematology/conditions/abnormal-blood-counts

The most common causes of elevated white blood cell counts are infections and inflammation. Some cases of leucocytosis are the result of an immune reaction.

www.parkview.com/services-specialties/cancer/types/abnormal-white-blood-cell-count

A high white blood cell count (leukocytosis) can be triggered by: Chronic infection; Chronic inflammatory diseases; Malignancy; Medications such as steroids ...

buffalonews.com/news/what-a-high-white-blood-cell-count-means/article_f99e5f15-8270-5170-8a6e-de28d43b985a.html

A: Many medical terms sound a lot worse than they are. This is usually the case for leukocytosis. It simply means an elevation of the number of white blood ...

www.getlivesmart.com/white-cell-count

A bacterial infection is usually present when your eosinophil and monocyte count is higher than usual. High white blood cell may also indicate inflammation, ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3702359

WBC count increases in inflammation. Systemic low-grade inflammatory response in obesity is associated with higher WBC counts and two- to three-fold increase in ...

www.redcrossblood.org/donate-blood/dlp/white-cells-and-granulocytes.html

A person with a high white blood cell count might be actively fighting an infection, since the body will produce more white cells to fight off invading ...

uihc.org/health-topics/complete-blood-count-guide-patients-cancer

The white blood cells, or leukocytes, are part of the body's immune system. ... make normal WBCs. A high WBC count may result from an infection or leukemia.

myhealth.alberta.ca/Health/aftercareinformation/pages/conditions.aspx?hwid=abo4822

Your white blood cell count may be high because your body is fighting an infection. But other things can cause it, such as some medicines, burns, an illness, or ...