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 »

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 »

A low lymphocyte count can be caused by the body's inability to make lymphocytes, the body's inability to make the necessary amount of lymphocytes or when lymphocytes are trapped in the lymph nodes or spleen. Low lymphoc... 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 »

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 »

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 »

Low platelet count can be caused by acquired or inherited conditions, which may cause the body's bone marrow to decrease platelet production, according to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. The body may destr... More »