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Many things can cause a low absolute monocyte count including endotoxemia, bone marrow insufficiency and hairy cell leukemia, according to Lab Tests Online. Those receiving chemotherapy might also have low monocyte count...

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Monocytes are a white blood cell that help the body to fight off infections. A low number of monocytes, called monocytopenia, is the result of a decrease in the overall level of white blood cells.

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White blood cells, representing approximately 1 percent of the blood, provide resistance against infection and disease. Causes of low white blood count include viral infection, cancer, HIV, chronic disorders and chemothe...

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Leukemia, parasitic infections, tuberculosis, chronic inflammatory disease and viral infections are all potential causes of a high monocyte count, reports MedlinePlus. Monocytes are a type of white blood cell.

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Some of the causes for elevated serum glutamic-pyruvic transaminase levels include acute hepatitis, conditions leading to decreased blood flow to the liver, such as ischemia, and other substances toxic to the liver, expl...

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Doctors test for alkaline phosphatase, or ALP, levels by drawing a patient's blood and ordering a laboratory test, according to Lab Tests Online. The test measures ALP levels in the blood sample.

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Iron poisoning, hemolytic anemia and hemochromatosis are three causes of a high iron level in the blood, notes Lab Tests Online. Iron tests are usually ordered to determine the underlying cause of symptoms such as dizzin...

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