A healthy individual should have an absolute neutrophil count between 2,500 and 6,000, according to the American Cancer Society. A person's absolute neutrophil count is determined by multiplying their white blood-cell co... More »

The normal absolute neutrophil count, or ANC, for a child is 1500 or greater, according to Cincinnati Children's Hospital. Low ANC is called neutropenia. ANC counts between 500-1500 are in the moderate range, while child... More »

According to MedicineNet, the absolute neutrophil count is a laboratory test that indirectly measures the number of neutrophils in a patient's blood. The number of neutrophils is computed by multiplying the total white b... More »

A high absolute neutrophil count may indicate inflammation, infection, stress, reaction to medication or the presence of cancer, according to HealthTap contributor Dr. Reid Blackwelder. In most instances, levels above 8,... More »

According to MedicineNet.com, the absolute neutrophil count is the real number of white blood cells that can be classified as neutrophils. The count cannot be measured directly; instead other blood tests are used to calc... More »

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An absolute neutrophil count is the amount of a particular type of white blood cell in blood, according to MedlinePlus. Made in the bone marrow, neutrophils help fight off infection, particularly from bacteria and fungi,... More »

The absolute neutrophil count, or ANC, is the count of neutrophils per microliter of blood. The neutrophil is the most important infection-fighting white blood cell, and acts particularly against bacteria and fungi. A he... More »