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Causes of low blood cell counts in children include leukemia, chemotherapy or radiation treatment, and lack of sufficient vitamin B-12 in the diet, states Children’s Health Network. An infection such as tuberculosis and ... More »

Equine infectious anemia causes a low red blood cell count in horses, according to the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. This is a contagious viral disease that can result in death. More »

HIV can cause patients to experience low white blood cell counts, states PDR Health. Patients with HIV often have issues with low leukocytes and low neutrophils, both of which are white blood cells. More »

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