The relationship between low blood cell counts and cancer can be a result of cancer treatment such as chemotherapy or radiation, according to Mayo Clinic. However, types of cancer such as blood or bone marrow cancers, al... More »

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A congenital or autoimmune disorder, cancer, a viral infection, an overwhelmingly strong infection, or certain drugs may cause a low white blood cell count, Mayo Clinic advises. Damage to bone marrow, which produces whit... More »

Certain types of cancers result in an increase in white blood cells, or WBCs, while other types of cancers result in an increase. The five main types of WBCs include neutrophils, lymphocytes, monocytes, eosinophils and b... More »

Chemotherapy and radiation therapy may cause low blood cell count, Mayo Clinic states. Cancer may also be a direct cause of low blood cell count if the patient has blood and bone marrow cancer or cancer of another type t... More »

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Common treatment options for uterine cancer include surgery, radiation, hormone therapy and chemotherapy, according to Mayo Clinic. Doctors determine a patient's treatment plan based on factors such as general health con... More »

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The normal blood platelet count for a patient undergoing cancer treatment ranges from 150,000 to 450,000, according to Mayo Clinic. Doctors consider a blood platelet count of under 20,000 concerning, Blood platelets assi... More »

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Both chemotherapy and radiation therapy are known to cause a low blood platelet count, according to Mayo Clinic. However, low platelet counts caused by these treatment options are usually temporary, Cancer.Net states. More »

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