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High WBC

Does a high white blood cell count indcate early stages of hepatitis?
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...there is nothing about an elevated white blood cell count that would make me think specifically about hepatitis. This may be related to other kinds of infections as well and also Read more »

high WBC - is it normal?

Hi, dr. Holodniy!I have 300 CD4, VL 44K.My WBC were always in the 5-7 range. But two weeks ago they... Read more »

new labs results pick up 1/19/11

WBC 7.2LYMPHS 31LYMPHYS ABSOLUTE 2.2ABSOLUTE CD 3 15993 POS LYMPH72.7CD4 HELPER 719CD8 POS LYMPH... Read more »
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Understanding HIV-Related Lab Tests I: Complete Blood Count and Blood Chemistry

...normal range they use. Complete Blood Count (CBC) Blood is made up of different types of cells including red blood cells,white blood cells, and platelets. The complete blood count (CBC) is a test thatmeasures the amount of these cells in a... Read more »
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Blood Work: A Complete Guide for Monitoring HIV

...cell. These are less important but help to detect various anemias and leukemias. White Blood Cells: Infection Fighters White Blood Cell (WBC) Count WBCs, or leukocytes , help prevent and fight infections. A normal count ranges from... Read more »
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Complete Blood Count (CBC)

...(CBC) The most common laboratory test is the complete blood count (CBC). It examines the components of blood, including red and white blood cells and platelets. Most test results are reported as amounts in a sample of blood (for example, cells... Read more »
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Hepatitis C and HIV

...some serious side effects, including flu-like symptoms, irritability, depression, and low red blood cell counts (anemia) or white blood cell counts. Talk with your health care provider about how to deal with side effects. Ribavirin can cause... Read more »
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wbc from D.J.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...cbc and on another that wbc is high in acute hiv whats true ?? Both. There's a big difference between saying that a white blood cell count might be high during acute HIV infection and saying that you can rule out HIV infection if it... Read more »

Greetings

Posted by Ophites, 2 Replies
...ordered a lumbar puncture and a RPR (which no doctor had ordered for many years). The RPR was reactive, and the protein and WBC in the CSF was also elevated. So my doc started me on two weeks of I.V. Penicillun, as he was and still is sure that... Read more »

cbc

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...if your cbc was perfect 4 weeks after possible exposure and then you test negative as well for hiv but feeling all kinds of symptoms you name them i got them does this look good or bad just want an opinion from the experienced ? Read more »

crazy ass desease

Posted by chrisbadmushroom, 1 Reply
...autoimmune, lupus, Lyme, when this all started it was fatigue oral thrush ear infection Alice in wonderland feeling but i had a high wbc and the eosinophils where twice what they should be anyway has anyone ever heard of anything like this I have... Read more »