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Did medical check up. The values of neutrophils are less. How to increase it? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 12-Oct-2013
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User:have one query
Doctor:Please go ahead
User:We have a medical check up from company..and just got the reports
User:what is NEUTROPHILS
User:its result is 43 while the range is 50-70
Doctor:Neutrophils are a type of white blood cells
Doctor:They provide immunity against bacterial infections
Doctor:So the values are less
User:how to improve
Doctor:It is mild neutropenia
Doctor:Not that bad
Doctor:We need to correlate with clinical picture
Doctor:if the person is developing bacterial infections then antibiotics can take care of it
User:ok..but how can this be increased naturally
Doctor:Also we need to keep a watch on its level by repeating the test
Doctor:Usually it is transient
Doctor:and improves on its own
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