Doctors treat low white blood counts by treating the underlying cause, such as providing antibiotics for an infection, according to the Merck Manual Consumer Version. With this condition, infections can become serious or... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

The average white blood cell count or leukocyte count is 4,500 to 10,000 per microliter, according to Healthline, although infants have higher ranges. The normal range, differ between individuals, says About Health. Thos... More » Health Medical Ranges & Levels

Certain drugs may increase WBC count, including corticosteroids, epinephrine, lithium, heparin, granulocyte colony stimulating factor and beta adrenergic agonists, as listed by MedlinePlus. No specific foods or dietary c... More »

Doctors identify the cause of testicular swelling by asking questions about symptoms and performing a physical exam, according to Dr. Anuja P. Shah for the Merck Manual Consumer Version. Physicians also assess the patien... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Treatments for a blocked urine flow aim to relieve the underlying cause of the blockage and may include hormone treatment, removal of stones or surgery, according to the Merck Manual Consumer Version. If the patient has ... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

While treatment for swollen feet varies depending on the underlying cause, it typically includes elevating the feet, taking antibiotics for infection and wrapping an injured foot, according to If foot sw... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

In reactive thrombocytosis, the platelet count is elevated due to another disorder, such as an infection, bleeding, iron deficiency, cancer, destruction of red blood cells, removal of the spleen, inflammatory disease or ... More »