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... Can anyone offer any reason for raised white blood cell count - I am 22 weeks pregnant and it has been constantly raising each month. I am fit and healthy and have no sign of infection - all test for Urinary tract infections came back clear as well.. 19 Dec - 10.5 20 Jan - 11.7 16 Feb - 12.8 20 Mar - 18.3 My Gyno/midwife is shrugging it off but has not offered any... (5 replies)
... the healthy population. Therefore, one in twenty will have values outside of this, but are considered normal for them. Regardless, he ordered a more extensive blood work just to be on the safe side. But we left there feeling good about the situation. He strongly hesitated to mention anything about leukemia. ... (3 replies)
... convincing yourself that she has something like leukemia, when it's probably nothing. When women become pregnant, especially in the later stages, they can have white blood cell counts due to a process called "demargination". ... (3 replies)

... An elevated white count is actually a very normal thing in pregnancy. When one performs a white count, it's done from blood which is collected from a vein. You are only counting the white blood cells which are floating around in the bloodstream. ... (5 replies)
... Oh, also I do not have any colds, infections, symptoms not normal for pregnancy, or preexisting conditions. No blood clotting problems or bleeding gums or anything. ... (4 replies)
... My White count has remained high and my doc is monitoring closely with monthly blood test... ... (5 replies)
... I also have a high white count and am 26 weeks prego. ... (5 replies)
... I am not pregnant but have unexplained high whites and have had for the past 4 years. When my doc first noticed this he asked me if I was pregnant by any chance, he was only joking but he said it would explain mine. I would not worry as high whites are common in pregnancy. Hope you go on OK and best wishes with the baby. xx (5 replies)
... Normal people have cells in their bone marrow producing red cells, white cells, and platelets and they are coming from cells A, B, C, D...and so on. ... (36 replies)
... thank you for the reasurrance.. i just needed some kind of explanation.. which you have provided.. many thanks again (5 replies)

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