lymphocytopenia


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lymphocytopenia

[‚lim·fə‚sīd·ə′pē·nē·ə]
(medicine)
Reduction of the absolute number of lymphocytes per unit volume of peripheral blood. Also known as lymphopenia.
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This condition is defined by the presence of persistent CD4 lymphocytopenia in the absence of HIV infection, and should be considered a diagnosis of exclusion when other conditions leading to depressed CD4 counts are ruled out.
Detection of CD4(+) T-cell antibodies in a patient with idiopathic CD4 T lymphocytopenia and cryptococcal meningitis.
Intense exercise-induced lymphocytopenia and immunosuppression is a well-described phenomenon [88].
Lymphocytopenia and neutrophil- lymphocyte count ratio predict bacteremia better than conventional infection markers in an emergency care unit.
KEY WORDS: Malaria; Fever; Anaemia; Thrombocytopenia; Lymphocytopenia.
Key Words: Idiopathic CD4 Lymphocytopenia (ICL); Adrenal Histoplasmosis; Histoplasma Infection
Lymphocyte counts revealed lymphocytopenia of nearly statistical significance (P = .
Glucocorticoids also inhibit T cell activation, leading to reduced proliferative responses and cytokine production, and they also induce a redistribution of lymphocytes (predominantly T-cells) out of the circulation, leading to peripheral lymphocytopenia.
In this study, both transportation periods have resulted in lymphocytopenia in rabbits.
The most common hematologic laboratory abnormalities (greater than or equal to 10%) of radium-223-treated patients were anemia, lymphocytopenia, leukopenia, thrombocytopenia and neutropenia.
How ever, in one study, subclinical lymphocytopenia occurred in about 13% of patients, particularly after six months.