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Elevated WBC Count
Jan 13, 2003
... I was wondering if anyone could tell me what they think. I have had an elevated wbc for the past 7 years. Last year my doctor sent me to a oncology doctor to run some tests. ... (5 replies)
... I was hoping to find out possible conditions that would cause ongoing high WBC and also is there any side effects from it being high for such a long time? ... (1 replies)
18 and scared
Jan 13, 2003
... I was wondering if anyone could tell me what they think. I have had an elevated wbc for the past 7 years. Last year my doctor sent me to a oncology doctor to run some tests. ... (11 replies)

... Thought for sure inflamed muscles or joints were the cause of the pain. I don't have any symptoms of viral or bacterial infection. I have had a couple of low grade fevers here and there with no apparent cause. ... (0 replies)
Blood test results
Dec 17, 2004
... T, just one thing. You dont have to have a bad infection for your WBC to rise. ANY infection can cause you WBC to elevate. Stress, allergy, sinus, are just a few of the million things that cause elevated WBC counts. ... (6 replies)
High WBC question
Mar 16, 2005
... Tobacco use causes inflamation which will cause high WBC. If you have any inflammatory conditions such as bronchitis, asthma, arthritis, or coronary artery disease, you can have high WBC counts. ... (3 replies)
... years, but I also have elevated platelets. ... (5 replies)
Elevated WBC Count
Feb 22, 2003
... Am a nurse who has not felt well past 2 years- had CT of chest that showed mulitple nodule of lungs bilaterally- had a + TB skin test for TB, but disease ruled out by further testing thru sputum smears and Chest xray-- it was discovered that my WBC was elevated- 14.2 and then less than a week later (3days ago)WBC now 17.4- am on many meds but none are known to cause the... (5 replies)
... Hx of Osteomyelitis, severe sepsis...treated w/ 6 wks IV ABX 5/2016; Abscesses in Psoas muscle, R shoulder at rotator cuff tear, Emergency laminectomy w/ 2 drainage tubes 5/2016; Post-op MRI: poss disitis, cortical damage, disc collapse 65% on X-ray 2/2016/CT Scan 3/2016; 2" seroma compressing nerve on L of L4-L5; Pain @ the following locations: Lumbar Spine, L GROIN... (0 replies)
... Thanks once again for taking your time to explain things to me about the flow cytometry test. ... (7 replies)
... Your symptoms sounds very familiar to me. I've been dealing with a high WBC for over a year and the last few CBC's have an elevated platelet count as well. My last blood test on the 14th came back with WBC 17.4 and platelet count of 455,000, which the platelet count has come down since Oct. ... (3 replies)
Very scared
Nov 16, 2003
... Hi Kelle. If your wbc was only slightly elevated, it indicates an infection. With leukemia, your wbc would be very high. For instance, mine were consinstently over 17,000 and last Monday they were over 23,000. ... (8 replies)
... Specialist. That Is Who Says I Have This Disease. I Have Allergic Rhinitis And Think That Maybe That Is Why My White Count Is Elevated. But The Doctor Checked Me For Lupus And Leukemia. The Lupus Test Came Back Negative. So I Am Wondering If The Doctor Just Assumed That It Was The Other One. ... (10 replies)
... I'm wondering if anyone has a similar story as mine so I'm posting hoping for some results. ... (0 replies)
... I am 35 years old and completely worried about symptoms I have had for the past 6 months. I hope someone can help me and tell me if I need more consultation regarding CML and PAP. ... (2 replies)
Very scared
Nov 10, 2003
... I would say that if the dr. was concerned that you could possibly have leukemia, he would have ordered further testing. WBC can be elevated for lots of reason, infections being by far the most common. I would express your concerns to him so it will help you feel better!! ... (8 replies)
... The last couple months have been pretty rough for me. I've been getting infection after infection. It seems like as soon as one clears up, another takes its place. ... (0 replies)
... starting in 2002 they were 10.3, 8.8, 9.0, 8.2, 9.5 and the final one below was in Dec 2008 at 7.9. My sodium levels are always on the low side, I have an elevated ANA and I was just told my Vit. D was low. ... (0 replies)
DUB w/leukemia
Oct 18, 2003
... Thanks for the advice. I am 26 and I was anemic before I started bleeding in April. Had an unexplained broken leg and an unexplained liver illness before that. ... (3 replies)


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