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www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK261

White blood cells (WBC) are a heterogeneous group of nucleated cells that can ... A more primitive stem cell gives rise to lymphoid cells as well as to the ...

health.ucsd.edu/specialties/apheresis/pages/white-cell-reduction-apheresis.aspx

White blood cell reduction apheresis, a form of therapeutic leukapheresis, ... Leukemia is characterized by an abnormal increase of white blood cells making ...

www.healthgrades.com/right-care/infections-and-contagious-diseases/how-can-i-increase-my-white-blood-cell-count

Apr 18, 2019 ... To increase your white blood cell count, your doctor may prescribe medications that stimulate the production of more white blood cells.

www.versiti.org/medical-professionals/precision-medicine-expertise/platelet-white-cell-disorders

Health conditions that create abnormally high or low platelet or other blood cell numbers may cause specific symptoms, depending on the type of cell ...

www.sciencedirect.com/topics/agricultural-and-biological-sciences/white-blood-cell

Characterization of increases and decreases of specific cells (neutrophils, eosinophils, basophils, lymphocytes, and monocytes) can help characterize how a ...

cancer.ca/en/treatments/side-effects/low-white-blood-cell-count

A low white blood cell count increases the risk of infection and is a side effect of cancer treatments. Learn about managing a low white blood cell count.

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

Leucocytosis (High White Blood Cell Counts) ... The most common causes of elevated white blood cell counts are infections and inflammation. Some cases of ...

www.virginiacancer.com/treatments-services/treatment-tips/low-white-blood-cell-count

One growth factor stimulates the growth of white blood cells and is used frequently with cancer patients, especially those receiving chemotherapy and ...

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Jan 19, 2021 ... They help fight infections. There are five major types of white blood cells: ... Drugs that may increase WBC counts include:.

www.testing.com/tests/white-blood-cell-count-wbc

Nov 9, 2021 ... The white blood cell (WBC) count is used as part of a complete blood ... in either increased or decreased numbers of WBCs in the blood.

www.britannica.com/science/white-blood-cell

White blood cells defend against infection and disease by ingesting foreign ... An abnormal increase in white cell number is known as leukocytosis.