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complete blood count

[kəm′plēt ′bləd ‚kau̇nt]
(pathology)
Differential and absolute determinations of the numbers of each type of blood cell in a sample and, by extrapolation, in the general circulation.
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A modest decrease in hematocrit and red blood cell counts within 24 hours after the race suggests hemolysis although serum haptoglobin levels were not measured.
Red blood cell growth factors include epoietin alfa (Epogin[R], Procrit[R]) and darbepoetin alfa (Aranesp[R]), while people with low white blood cell counts may receive filgrastim (Neupogen[R], Zarxio[R]), pegfilgrastim (Neulasta[R]), or sagramostim (Leukine[R]).
"Tommi's most recent blood test has shown a low white blood cell count, and we have more appointments with doctors in the coming days and weeks to see why this is happening.
The most common adverse reactions with Venclexta plus azacitidine were nausea, diarrhea, constipation, low white blood cell count with or without fever, low platelet count, bleeding, swelling in the arms, legs, hands and feet, vomiting, fatigue, rash and low red blood cell count.
Patients who were diagnosed with ectopic pregnancy and considered to be suitable for methotrexate treatment in our clinic and had complete blood cell count after methotrexate admission on Days one, four and seven, followed up in our hospital until their BhCG level decreased <10 IU/L following the treatment were enrolled into the study.
Results of the patient's laboratory investigations Variable Results White blood cell count (cells/L) 31 x [10.sup.9] Hemoglobin (g/dL) 10.1 Platelet count (cells/L) 735 x [10.sup.9] C-reactive protein (mg/L) 155 Sodium (mEq/L) 135 Potassium (mEq/L) 3.6 Blood urea nitrogen (mg/L) 9 Creatinine (mg/L) 0.24 Albumin (g/dL) 3.0 Total protein (g/dL) 6.8 Total bilirubin (mg/dL) 0.1 Alanine aminotransferase (IU/L) 17 Alkaline phosphatase (IU/L) 152 Cerebrospinal fluid Appearance Clear White blood cell count (mL) 496 Lymphocytes (%) 21 Glucose (mg/dL) 18 Protein (mg/dL) 80.5 Red blood cell count (mL) 7
Besides the impact of marijuana on white blood cell count and cardiovascular disease, the National Institute of Drug Abuse notes that it has several other potential harmful effects: (11)
A Anemia, also known as low red blood cell count, can have a number of causes.
To help address his chronic anemia, he has received seven units of blood in the past month alone, including injections of erythropoietin (Eprex) to help raise his red blood cell count. He also undergoes four-hour dialysis sessions three times a week.
A A low red blood cell count may have several causes, including conditions that reduce the production of red blood cells and blood loss.
"What we started noticing in both our human work and animal work is that the white blood cell count goes down with prolonged fasting," Dr.
Specifically, high platelet counts are associated with both vascular disease and non-vascular conditions such as cancer, and a high white blood cell count is a predictor of ischemic vascular disease.