A low level of lymphocytes indicates that insufficient white blood cells are being made, cells are being destroyed, cells are caught in the lymph nodes or spleen, or any combination of these, according to the National He... More »

Acquired causes of a low lymphocyte count include steroid therapy; autoimmune disorders; radiation therapy; chemotherapy; blood diseases such as blood cancer; and infectious diseases such as tuberculosis, explains the Na... More »

Causes of a low lymphocyte count include autoimmune disorders, blood diseases, infections, and treatment with steroids, radiation or chemotherapy drugs, states the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. The medical t... More »

A low lymphocyte count may mean the body is not making enough lymphocytes, according to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. A low count may also mean lymphocytes are getting destroyed or becoming stuck in the ... More »

The normal range for lymphocytes in adults is 1000 to 4800 lymphocytes per microliter of blood, according to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. The normal range of lymphocytes in children is typically between... More »

A lymphocyte count between 1,000 and 4,800 per microliter of blood is considered normal for adults, while a count between 3,000 and 9,500 lymphocytes per microliter of blood is healthy for children, states the National H... More »

Normal lymphocyte counts in an adult range from 1,000 to 4,800 lymphocytes per microliter of blood, according to the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. Lymphocytes are certain kinds of white blood cells that compr... More »