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Ways to treat a low neutrophil count include using antibiotics, medications to suppress the immune system, and stem cell transplants, according to WebMD. Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor and changing medications are...

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A low neutrophil count, or neutropenia, is clinically significant because neutrophils are a type of white blood cell that help fight off infection. Patients become more vulnerable to infectious diseases, especially bacte...

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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...

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A low neutrophil count, or neutropenia, is clinically significant because neutrophils are a type of white blood cell that help fight off infection. Patients become more vulnerable to infectious diseases, especially bacte...

www.reference.com/article/significance-low-neutrophil-count-9563e9f33382472b

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,...

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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...

www.reference.com/world-view/neutrophil-count-blood-tests-abffec9dff759696

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...

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