Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
126 Doctors are Online

Child having leg pain, blood in stools, high WBC, neutrophil levels. Has chromosomal abnormality with pancreatic insufficiency. Suggestions?

My 3 1/2 year old son has leg pain, bright red blood mixed in his stool, WBC 22,300 (ref. range 5,500-10,000), Neutrophils 14,049 (ref. range 1,800-8,000), fatigue w/ dark circles under eyes, presently no fever or other signs of illness . His ESR and other results from the complete CBC and WBC w/differential were in normal range. He has no known allergies other than cow s milk casein and protein . NOTE: he has x-linked chromosomal abnormality and chromosome 14 abnormality with pancreatic insufficiency and malabsorption of sugars and carbs per stool test of reducing substance. Should I be worried about his WBC?
Asked On : Mon, 3 Dec 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  69
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Lab Tests
Medical Topics
Pediatrician 's  Response
Feb 2013
Your child is having some gut bacterial infection as your child WBC is high with high neutrophil count and having blood mixed stools most probably Dysenry. So consult your doctor for specific antibiotic therapy for gut infection
Answered: Thu, 6 Dec 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor